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Liquor Privatization: The Fallout

The unintended (and intended) consequences of privatizing Washington state liquor sales.

08/21/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Repeal Revelry

Where to Drink on Washington Repeal Day Eve

It’s a holiday in the making: Fifteen local distillers and a fleet of bars bid farewell to state-run liquor sales.

05/31/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Booze News

On Friday: A New Way of Buying Booze

Stores big and small are getting ready for the great unknown of liquor privatization.

05/31/2012 By Brandon L. Bye

Liquor Laws

The First 1183 Milestone Happens Thursday

March 1 brings big changes, but it’s too soon to say what this means for your bar tab.

02/27/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Liquor Laws

I-1183 Narrowly Ahead in Washington Poll

Half of the respondents are likely to support the liquor privatization measure.

11/02/2011 By Christopher Werner

Liquor Laws

Do Local Distilleries Support I-1183?

A sampling of answers from spirit makers around Washington.

10/06/2011

Liquor Laws

Dollars Adding Up Fast on Both Sides of the New Booze Initiative

Publicola has the numbers.

09/21/2011

Liquor Laws

Spirits and Washington State: Here Come the Ads Again

Get ready for familiar arguments for and against liquor privatization.

09/08/2011 By Jessica Voelker