Sunday, 22 April, 2018


House, Senate committees take up Sunday booze sales bills

Indiana Looks to Finally End Prohibition Era Restriction on Sunday Alcohol Sales House, Senate committees take up Sunday booze sales bills
Hannah Rogers | 13 January, 2018, 00:19

IN is one step closer to allowing Hoosiers to purchase alcohol on Sundays at stores. That measure now heads to the full Senate.

SB 26 is assigned to the Senate Committee on Public Policy where it will receive a hearing Wednesday, Jan. 17 at noon.

State Senator Ron Alting (R-Lafayette) said, "If you notice, there's no one fighting in the halls, there's no one fighting in here".

After testimony, his Sunday alcohol sales bill zipped forward by a vote of 9-0. I hope we can focus on updating these laws in a way that supports entrepreneurs and employers, while also maintaining strong public health and safety protections. "That's also been the death of these good bills like this". He says the bill limits Sunday sales to noon-to-eight p-m, so the state can assess those impacts before widening the sales window any further.

Kroger said the additional few hours are important to its customers.

As for any benefits to the retail council, Monahan pointed out that Sunday is the second busiest day of the week and that IN typically loses $12 million a year IN sales and excise taxes as residents drive across state lines on Sundays to shop for alcohol and other items.

Wednesday, both bills took a big step.

The Indiana House Committee on Public Policy did not vote on the bill today but plans to do so next week.

"Anything can happen in this process when it comes out the Committee".

"This past year Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve both fell on a Sunday and those are two very busy days for us so I think a lot of retailers kind of had a little bit of a change of heart", said Errol Rousseve from City Wide Liquor's Mishawaka store.

Smaltz said he expects a Committee vote on his Sunday Sales bill sometime next week.

Convenience stores didn't testify on the bill, but are continuing their pursuit of cold-beer sales despite the supermarkets' withdrawal of support.

Liquor stores have fought Sunday sales for years, predicting as many as a quarter of IN liquor stores could go out of business. Sunday sales, he believes, stand "a pretty decent chance" of gaining legislative approval. The state now limits carryout sales of cold beer to liquor stores and some restaurants. "We are eager to continue working directly with legislators and policy makers as these landmark pieces of legislation continue to move forward without delay".

Recommended

...
  • Greta Gerwig, Jordan Peele among Directors Guild nominees

    Greta Gerwig, Jordan Peele among Directors Guild nominees

    Comedian-writer Jordan Peele is up for two awards including Best Director for his directorial debut, Get Out . And Nolan is beloved by the DGA and deservedly gets recognition for his stunning achievement on Dunkirk here.

    New Wi-Fi Security Standards Will Protect Against Bad Passwords

    Companies have time to prepare for the new version of WPA, and next generation devices will likely be WPA3 compatible. It will prevent hackers from trying to guess every possible combination of a password.
    BMW creates Guinness World record, drifts M5 for 374 kms

    BMW creates Guinness World record, drifts M5 for 374 kms

    This process happened five different times. "We're excited to have played a part in Johan and BMW recapturing this record". The German automaker was able to set the new Guinness World Record for longest vehicle drift on December 11, 2017.
  • Natalie Portman Replaces Reese Witherspoon in 'Pale Blue Dot'

    Natalie Portman Replaces Reese Witherspoon in 'Pale Blue Dot'

    The drama was once meant to be a starring vehicle for Reese Witherspoon , but she is instead producing along with Bruna Papandrea.
    Vanguard Industrials ETF (VIS) Rises 1.1201% for Jan 11

    Vanguard Industrials ETF (VIS) Rises 1.1201% for Jan 11

    The RSI, or Relative Strength Index, is a commonly used technical momentum indicator that compares price movement over time. On the other side, a stock may be considered to be in a downtrend if trading below the moving average and sloping downward.

    British PM Theresa May continues shake up of ministerial team

    Like Green, Lidington will stand in for May in the House of Commons when she is unable to make weekly Prime Minister's Questions. British Prime Minister Theresa May will begin year with changes in her government.
  • Featured Stock for Investors: Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE:PM)

    The other 9, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy CarMax Inc. versus those who think you should sell it. The company reported $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $1.38 by ($0.11).

    Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) Stake Lowered by Clinton Group Inc

    It turned negative, as 41 investors sold LH shares while 239 reduced holdings. 62 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. The firm has a market capitalization of $17,460.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.78, a PEG ratio of 1.63 and a beta of 0.87.
    Arda Turan faces Barcelona exit, Khedira backs Juventus for Liverpool's Emre Can

    Arda Turan faces Barcelona exit, Khedira backs Juventus for Liverpool's Emre Can

    Juventus target Emre Can has ruled out a January move away from Liverpool by airing a desire to win a trophy with the club. And of course Juventus . "That's why it's even more hard to win the Scudetto".
  • Sirius XM Sees Unusually High Options Volume (NASDAQ:SIRI)

    Baird maintained the shares of CVS in report on Thursday, January 4 with "Hold" rating. (NASDAQ:HABT) rating on Monday, October 9. The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $24.31B.
    Mysterious dimming of Tabby's Star not caused by alien megastructure, study shows

    Mysterious dimming of Tabby's Star not caused by alien megastructure, study shows

    Morris said he "pleaded" with those scheduled to use the telescope that late that night to get a few minutes of observing time. It was funded by a Kickstarter campaign that attracted support from more than 1,700 people and raised more than $100,000.
    Ivanka Trump tried to join the #TIMESUP movement but failed spectacularly

    Ivanka Trump tried to join the #TIMESUP movement but failed spectacularly

    Actor Adam Pally said, "What about the 16 counts of sexual harassment and assault levelled against your dad". "But she's totally misread the whole position and what's going on in the world".

Kendall Jenner Suffering From 'Debilitating' Panic Attacks Kendall Jenner Suffering From 'Debilitating' Panic Attacks The image is a part of a feature spread in the February issue of Harper's Bazaar US, where Kendall appears on the cover. She would love to go to a public beach without being mobbed, or spend the day at Disneyland unnoticed.

Kentucky QB Drew Barker announces intentions to transfer from the Wildcats Kentucky QB Drew Barker announces intentions to transfer from the Wildcats Barker's United Kingdom career took a turn for the worse when he suffered a back injury during the New Mexico State game in 2016. Hoak has yet to throw a pass in an official United Kingdom game but has been impressive in two spring-game outings.

Birthday wishes pour in for The Wall Rahul Dravid on 45th birthday Birthday wishes pour in for The Wall Rahul Dravid on 45th birthday Dravid has been at the pinnacle of Test cricket and a principal architect of several wins for the Indian team. There is yet to be another batsman who can be termed as " The Wall " in Indian cricket.

Tamar Braxton Sets The Record Straight About Relationship With Her Estranged Husband Tamar Braxton Sets The Record Straight About Relationship With Her Estranged Husband The former National Basketball Association player is apparently the one who told Tamar about Govan and Vince's alleged affair. Things got more dramatic when Braxton revealed that Herbert allegedly cheated on her and got another woman pregnant. 'P.s.

Jo Johnson attacks sacked May aide Nick Timothy over Justine Greening resignation Jo Johnson attacks sacked May aide Nick Timothy over Justine Greening resignation No 10 refused to say whether Mrs May and Mr Timothy had spoken recently but attempted to distance the PM from his comments. She also called on religious groups to "keep up" with public opinion on same-sex marriage.

What Historical Figures Say About This Stock?: Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) Healthcor Management Lp increased Boston Scientific Corp ( BSX ) stake by 51.38% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The company had revenue of $2.22 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.21 billion.

Microsoft reveals pre-order details for its handsome , pricey Cortana thermostat Microsoft reveals pre-order details for its handsome , pricey Cortana thermostat The GLAS thermostat will be running Windows 10 IoT Core, as screens are a requirement for any kind of Cortana-powered device . Microsoft notes that 40% of the energy use in a commercial building or home is due to heating and cooling.

ISIS executioner who beheaded & stoned gay men has been captured in Iraq Iraqi ground forces, backed by the US -led coalition, recaptured Mosul from ISIS in July previous year . The man in question is named Abu Omer and was a senior executioner known for the alias "White Beard".

Hopes raised for release of British human rights activist jailed in Ethiopia Hopes raised for release of British human rights activist jailed in Ethiopia An independent task force has also been set up to investigate human rights abuses and the handling of prisoners. Ethiopia's opposition and human rights groups have been accusing the government of violating human rights.

We May See A Prince of Persia Revival We May See A Prince of Persia Revival Most of the games normally tend to have the same storyline where both Assassins and the Templars search for the Apple of Eden. The Tweet came about after model Christine Teigen asked if Prince of Persia is still around, saying she loved the game.

Kohl's (KSS) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance Following the transaction, the director now directly owns 21,960 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,182,546. BMO Capital Markets downgraded Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) on Thursday, May 12 to "Market Perform" rating.

The 2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Is Probably the One to Have The 2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Is Probably the One to Have The V8 model will be distinguished by a black and chrome grille, as well as figure-eight-shaped exhaust tips. A Bentley isn't complete without a deeply luxurious interior and the Bentayga V8 is no exception.

A drunk guy stole an armored carrier then promptly crashed it A drunk guy stole an armored carrier then promptly crashed it It's still unclear how the man was able to steal the tank, and how he had the operational knowledge to drive the vehicle. Having said that, it's still something to see someone take that vehicle and plow it into a storefront for some wine.

DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc (NASDAQ:XRAY) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.09 TDOC share have plunged by -5.02% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and retreated -1.34% in the last month. The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

Western New England Bancorp (WNEB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Piper Jaffray Companies Americafirst Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in East West Bancorp during the second quarter worth $149,000. Endurance Wealth Mngmt Incorporated holds 0% of its portfolio in Noble Energy, Inc. 27,433 are owned by Wealthfront.