Alcohol Policy

Publications

Prohibition was Repealed Almost 90 Years Ago, but Congress is Still Praising its Progeny
C. Jarrett Dieterle

At a time when confidence in Congress—and really all of
Washington, D.C.—remains at an all-time low, congressional representatives seem
more determined than ever to make Americans cynical….

Letter to Senate Committee on Labor, Public Employment and Retirement On SB 448: Related to Labor Code and Small Wineries
Steven Greenhut

Dear
Chairman Hill,

My name is Steven Greenhut and I am the
Sacramento-based Western Region Director at the R Street Institute. R Street is
a Washington, D.C.-based think tank devoted to…

Testimony In SUPPORT of approving an open-air drinking district in Marietta, Georgia
Marc Hyden

April 8, 2019

Marietta City Council

City Council Members,

My name is Marc Hyden. My family and I are
longtime Cobb County residents, and I am the Director of State Government
Affairs for…

, The American Spectator
Could Sunday Liquor Sales Be Coming to Texas?
Josiah Neeley

Every state has its own quirky alcohol laws. Years ago, I lived in Indiana and was chagrined to discover that it was illegal to serve alcohol on election day while the polls were open. This I…

Could Sunday Sales Be Coming to Texas?
Josiah Neeley

Every state has its own quirky alcohol laws. Years ago, I
lived in Indiana and was chagrined to discover that it was illegal to serve
alcohol on election day while the polls were open. This I…

In SUPPORT of Montana HB 362 regarding micro-distilleries
Steven Greenhut

February 4, 2019
House Business and Labor Committee
Dear Chair Noland and members of the committee,
My name is Steven Greenhut. I am the Western Region Director for the R Street Institute, which is a…

In SUPPORT of Montana SB 182 regarding micro-distilleries
Steven Greenhut

February 4, 2019

Senate Business, Labor and Economic Affairs Committee

Dear Chair Fitzpatrick and members of the committee,

My name is Steven Greenhut. I am the Western Region Director for the R…

, SevenFiftyDaily
Distilling on Tribal Lands Is Now Legal in the U.S.
C. Jarrett Dieterle

To anyone who’s been paying attention, the success of the modern craft alcohol movement is no secret. From the latest chic brewery opening down the street to the new distillery producing that…

, Colorado Watchdog
Beer sales regulations change Tuesday
Media Coverage

From Colorado Watchdog:
Jarrett Dieterle, director of commercial freedom policy for the R Street Institute, which runs the alcohol policy website DrinksReform.org, told Watchdog that flexible…