Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access e-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

Wine and Spirits

March 20, 2013

Dear editor: How’s this for a solution? Keep the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (together with all the Wine and Spirits Shoppes) intact, and allow them to operate as they currently d....

« Back to Article

 
 
sort: oldest | newest

Comments

(6)

NiteCrone

Mar-22-13 6:29 PM

Here, you can buy beer and wine, and lower % alcohol in grocery, Walmart, Target and convenience stores, as well as liquor stores, which are not state owned. I don't even think we have any state liquor stores anymore. Works out just fine.

0 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Brazil

Mar-22-13 5:58 PM

The stores make money. You can say they don't, you can write they don't but that isn't going to change the fact that they do and that revenue stream is going to be lost forever for a one time shot of money that will disappear like a thief in the night. Another accomplishment by the most crooked man to hold the governorship in at least a half century.

2 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Frugaltaxpayer

Mar-21-13 5:58 AM

Reader, you would have us believe that evry penny spent by the State stores and ALL of the management, which includes legislators, appointed minions, workers, utilities, rent, bills, pensions, healthcare, retirement are all paid for by their profits? Get a clue. It is just a slight of hand in the ways of Harrisbug that they show a profit. And we also have to remember, they didn't start out making a profit, I mean claiming a profit. The lost money for years.

3 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

reader

Mar-20-13 9:50 PM

frugaltaxpayer, if you don't drink alcohol, you pay nothing to the state owned store.

0 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Kinzua1

Mar-20-13 8:51 AM

When the smoke clears from their sale.We have nothing,including the $522 million that it generates.A dollar in the hand is NOT worth two in the bush.

1 Agrees | 5 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Frugaltaxpayer

Mar-20-13 6:33 AM

Except for one problem. The state owned store is using our money for its bankroll.

8 Agrees | 3 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Showing 6 of 6 comments
 
 

Post a Comment

You must first login before you can comment.

*Your email address:
*Password:
Remember my email address.
or
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web