Lawmakers announce bi-partisan package of legislation to rethink Sunday liquor laws

Senator Roger Reinert (DFL-Dululth) and Representative Jenifer Loon (R-Eden Prairie) will hold a press conference on Thursday to announce a package of legislative options that would allow for reform in Minnesota’s current prohibition of Sunday liquor sales. From proposals for a full repeal of the Sunday sales ban to more measured steps that allow for tap room and growler options, the spectrum of bills provide a starting point for lawmakers ready to take action based on the growing public support for a change to Minnesota’s antiquated “blue laws.”

WHO: Sen. Roger Reinert and Rep. Jenifer Loon

WHAT: Press conference to roll out package of legislative options on repealing Minnesota’s Sunday liquor sales ban

WHERE: State Capitol Room 125

WHEN: 10:30 a.m. – Thursday, March 6, 2014

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Roger Reinert represents District 7, which includes St. Louis County. He is also an educator.

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