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Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

December 19th, 2013 10:43 am by Michael Cass, The Tennessean

Beth Harwell: Wine in grocery stores may pass this year

A bill sent to the Senate floor last spring would let supermarkets, pharmacies, convenience stores and other retailers with beer licenses place wine on their shelves, provided voters agree through local referendums. The bill got tied up in a House committee during the 2013 legislative session by a single vote.

Speaker Beth Harwell, who favors the idea, said she thinks the logjam will be broken in 2014.

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