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Sunday alcohol sales gains support

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS —The Alcohol Code Revision Commission agreed Tuesday that Indiana lawmakers should allow alcohol sales on Sunday, but will wait until next month to work out the details in proposed legislation. “Sixty-eight percent of people in Indiana want cold beer to be sold in convenient stores and grocery stores,” Sen. Phil […]

Commentary: My cold beer conspiracy

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Commentary: My cold beer conspiracy

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz IndyPoltics.Org Growing up as a kid on the south side of Chicago, you got a pretty good education when it comes to the street hustle, notably if you ever played the old shell game. That’s the game where you place a ball under one of three cups, move the cups around, and […]

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Sunday alcohol sales for artisan distilleries moves forward

By Jasmine Otam TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana could be on the way to allowing Sunday alcohol sales at certain businesses. Legislators combined multiple alcohol bills into one during the Senate Public Policy Committee meeting Wednesday. Legislators added House Bill 1274, legalizing Sunday sales at artisan distilleries, into HB 1386, which deals with the selling of […]

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Sunday alcohol sales bill dies in committee

By Amanda Creech TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS –Sunday sales of alcohol will remain illegal. Once again, a bill making the sales possible has failed. “I think the committee really needs to take a better look – and frankly some more time – with regards to the alcohol policy with regards to hard liquor,” said Rep. Phil Giaquinta, […]

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New attempt to allow Sunday alcohol sales

By Jay Siskin TheStatehouseFile.com A House bill would give Hoosiers the opportunity to buy alcohol on Sundays. “Sunday is one of the busiest shopping days for Hoosier families,” said Rep. Tom Dermody, R-LaPorte. “We’re one of the last states to end the ban of alcohol on Sundays.” Eleven other states limit Sunday sales to beer […]

Commentary: The Sunday sales sucker punch

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Commentary: The Sunday sales sucker punch

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz IndyPoltics.Org I have to give the liquor stores credit. They pulled one of the best political sucker punches that I have ever seen. And I’m from Illinois. As you are aware by now, a bill that would have allowed for retail Sunday alcohol sales never made it to the full floor in […]

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Dermody: Sunday sales bill is dead

Rep. Tom Dermody explains why a bill to legalize Sunday alcohol sales in Indiana is dead from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The Sunday alcohol sales bill is dead for the session. The bill’s author, Rep. Tom Dermody, R-LaPorte, said Tuesday he didn’t have the support to move the legislation to […]

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Sunday sales bill sent for House vote with no changes

By Andi TenBarge TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Lawmakers turned back proposed changes to a controversial bill that would permit Sunday sales of alcohol in Indiana but also put new restrictions on where liquor and beer can be sold in some stores. House Bill 1624 – authored by Rep. Thomas Dermody, R-LaPorte – is now eligible for […]

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Bill to allow Sunday alcohol sales heads to full House

By Alec Gray TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A controversial bill allowing the sale of alcohol on Sundays passed an Indiana House committee on Wednesday. House Bill 1624 passed the House Public Policy Committee with the addition of amendments that would pose some restrictions on where liquor and beer can be sold in stores. Because of the […]

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Guest column: Indiana Sunday liquor sales, a Burke-Hayek battleground

By Tom Charles Huston Indiana Policy Review Indiana is, I believe, one of only two states that prohibit the sale of alcoholic beverages on Sunday. This prohibition offends a number of people: poor planners who have trouble remembering to buy beer on Saturday for their Sunday football parties; national retailers who seek to increase their […]

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