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Michigan Governor Signs Cocktails To-Go Bill into Law

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D-Mich.) today signed HB 5811 into law allowing restaurants and bars to sell cocktails to-go in sealed containers. “Cocktails to-go have been a crucial economic lifeline for hospitality businesses across the nation hit hard by the pandemic,” said David Wojnar, Distilled Spirits Council of the United States Vice President of State […]

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Iowa Governor Makes Cocktails To-Go Measure Permanent

First state to make the temporary measure in response to COVID-19 permanent Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds today signed legislation, HF 2540, making cocktails to-go permanent. This marks the first state in the nation to make permanent the temporary economic relief measure put in place in response to COVID-19. “Iowa’s hospitality businesses have suffered greatly due […]

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Texas Governor Allows Cocktails To-Go, Providing Support for Struggling Hospitality Businesses

Texas Governor Greg Abbot issued guidance through the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission over the weekend allowing restaurants and bars to sell pre-mixed cocktails to-go. “Allowing restaurants and bars to sell cocktails to-go will be a lifeline for Texas hospitality businesses as they continue to struggle with the evolving hardships caused by COVID-19,” said Dale Szyndrowski, Distilled […]

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New York Governor Cuomo to Extend Cocktails To-Go in Support of Hospitality Industry

Statement from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States “By extending cocktails to-go, Governor Cuomo will provide a critical lifeline to local hospitality businesses that continue to struggle with the devastating impacts of COVID-19,” said Jay Hibbard, DISCUS Vice President of State Government Relations. “This extension will give additional stability to restaurants and bars. […]

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Michigan Legislature Sends Cocktails To-Go Bill to Governor Whitmer  

The Michigan Legislature today passed a bill, HB 5811, to allow restaurants and bars to sell cocktails to-go in sealed containers. “By approving cocktails to-go, the legislature is throwing a much-needed economic lifeline to Michigan restaurants and bars,” said David Wojnar, Distilled Spirits Council of the United States Vice President of State Government Relations. “Cocktails […]

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Delaware Legislature Approves Extension of Cocktails To-Go

Statement from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States “We applaud the Delaware Legislature for acting swiftly to support local hospitality businesses by extending cocktails to-go,” said Jay Hibbard, DISCUS Vice President of State Government Relations. “Restaurants, bars and taverns are in desperate need of stability and increased cash flow as they work to […]

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Delaware House Passes Extension of Cocktails To-Go

Statement from the Distilled Spirits Council of the United States “Hundreds of Delaware’s restaurants, taverns and bars were forced to close because of COVID-19 and are struggling to make ends meet,” said Jay Hibbard, DISCUS Vice President of State Government Relations. “Extending cocktails to-go will provide a much-needed source of stability and revenue for these […]

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Michigan House Passes Bill Allowing Cocktails To-Go

The Michigan House today passed a bill, HB 5811, to allow restaurants and bars to sell cocktails to-go in sealed containers. “Bars and restaurants in Michigan were forced to close their doors in response to COVID-19, and now they are beginning the slow process of recovery,” said David Wojnar, Distilled Spirits Council of the United […]

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Chicago City Council Approves Cocktails To-Go

Statement by Distilled Spirits Council of the United States “Chicago is known as one of the best restaurant cities in America, and allowing cocktails to-go will provide a much-needed revenue source to support these struggling hospitality businesses as they get back up and running,” said Dale Szyndrowski, DISCUS vice president of State Government Relations. “Restaurants and […]

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