None of this has anything to do with consumer protection or public health, of course. It’s simply naked rent seeking for the wholesalers, a compromise designed solely to ensure an entrenched special interest gets a piece of the action.
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I quit Twitter and Facebook last year and highly recommend it for anyone questioning the value of such “social” engagement in their lives.
I guess my desire for the Legislature to concentrate on solving real issues is a pipe dream. The best result we can hope for now is early adjournment.
Their anti-hunting efforts stems from emotions and not reality.
This could become a bigger hazard than DUI.
It appears to be newsworthy only if the Republicans do something that the Democrats and media don’t like.
The Fifth Amendment not only prohibits the government from depriving American citizens of “life, liberty or property, without due process,” it also proscribes the government from taking property “for public use, without just compensation.”
We are, after all, the driest state in the nation.
Add to those federal rules and regulations all the city, county and state mandates and we have a hugely burdensome regulatory process that is a real business killer.
Why not set up an easy system to send the offender’s car license number to some data bank for record to help in future punishments?