Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board

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Union Leader Speaks Out Against Alcohol Privatization

Chris Stigall spoke with Wendell Young of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1776 about the union’s opposition to allowing sales of beer and wine in convenience and grocery stores.

04/29/2014

(Cooking wine for sale in a Philadelphia grocery store.  Credit: Jim Melwert)

Local Expert Warns of Underage Drinkers Consuming Cooking Wine

Some teens are turning to the grocery store to get drunk, buying cooking wine.

12/02/2013

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Pa. Liquor Board Reports Record $128M In Profits

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board said Monday it enjoyed record profits in the last fiscal year, a time when special interests were spending millions to advance or derail efforts to privatize liquor and wines sales after 80 years of state control.

08/05/2013

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Pa. Senate Takes Up Liquor Store Privatization Issue

The man on the hot seat today is Bucks County Republican Senator Chuck McIlhinney, chairman of the Senate committee that will vet the House Liquor bill.

04/30/2013

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett talks to reporters after Pa. House votes to pass liquor store privatization. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Pa. House Passes Liquor Store Privatization; Hurdles Loom In Senate

It is the first time a liquor privatization bill has passed either chamber of the legislature. Opponents of the measure, mostly Democrats, predicted doom and gloom if the bill becomes law.

03/21/2013

Joseph “Skip” Brion (File photo by KYW's Tony Romeo)

Amid Privatization Efforts, Head Of Pa. Liquor Sales Defends Agency’s Performance

During state House budget hearings, Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board chairman Skip Brion said he doesn’t like his agency being “vilified” in the debate over privatizing liquor sales.

02/27/2013

Stigall Show Log 1.31.13

Chris is excited about Governor Corbett’s renewed interest in privatizing Pennsylvania’s state owned liquor stores. He breaks down the latest in the FBI investigation of New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez, and tracks down one of Adolph Hitler’s toilets. He talks to Matt Brouillette from the Commonwealth Foundation, and Matt Boyle from Breitbart.com.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/31/2013

Stigall Show Log 1.30.12

Chris details the President’s call for comprehensive immigration reform, Al Gore’s defense against selling Current TV to Al-Jazeera, the allegations that New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez travelled to the Dominican Republic to visit prostituties and Governor Corbett’s latest effort to privatize the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/30/2013

(Michael Harris, executive director of the South Street Headhouse District.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Ready For The Holidays?

This week, “What’s Cooking” gets you ready for the holidays with an upscale wine and spirits store on South Street, holiday shopping hints, and an elegant holiday tea at an elegant center city locale.

11/29/2012

Stigall Show Log 10.10.12

Chris examines the sentence given to Jerry Sandusky and discusses the ruling with CBS 3’s Ben Simmoneau. He discusses the Obama campaign’s obsession with Big Bird and the details that were finally revealed regarding the consulate attack in Libya. He also talks to author Christopher Horner about his book, The Liberal War on Transparency and to Victor Fiorillo of the Philly Post.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/10/2012

Stigall Show Log 10.2.12

Chris reviews video of a police officer striking a woman at the Puerto Rican Day Parade and discusses it with CBS 3’s Walt Hunter. He also talks to Matt Brouillette from the Commonwealth Foundation and Ann Coulter.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/02/2012

Stigall Show Log 6.20.12

Chris discusses Mitt Romney’s hastily inclusion of Marco Rubio in the Vice-Presidential Sweepstakes. He talks to Kevin Cirilli about the Jerry Sandusky Trial and Tom McGrath about corruption of the PA Liquor Control Board, Phillies Play-by-Play Announcer Scott Franzke about the Phillies ending their losing streak last night, and to Matt Kibbe, President and CEO of Freedom Works, about his new book, Hostile Takeover

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/20/2012

(A Pennsylvania liquor store, in Philadelphia.  File photo)

Pa. Liquor Store Privatization Is Dead For Time Being

The Pennsylvania House majority leader now says efforts to pass legislation that would privatize the sale of wine and liquor in the Commonwealth is on hold until at least the fall.

06/19/2012

Stigall Show Log 6.18.22

Chris recaps Mitt Romney’s visit to a WaWa in Quakertown and the President being interrupted during a speech over the weekend. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup about coordinating events for presidential candidates and to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about being swept by the Blue Jays in Toronto.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/18/2012

Stigall Show Log 6.12.12

Chris discusses Mitt Romney’s chances of winning Pennsylvania and Philadelphia leading the nation in bed bug infestation. He talks to Jay Wiederhold, of the Pennsylvania Beer Alliance, and State Representative Mike Turzai about the efforts to privatize liquor and beer sales, to Kevin Williams about a special showing of his film, Fear of a Black Republican, and to Kevin Cirilli, of the Philly Post, who is covering the Jerry Sandusky Trial.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/12/2012

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