Yes, we can have more alcohol freedom in NC

Now that Senate Bill 290 and House Bill 363 have both passed and become law, I thought it timely to update the “What we can’t have in NC” chart from my report earlier this year on North Carolina’s ABC laws.

Click the chart for a larger image:

You can see that good progress has been made this year, and also that there is more left to do (including modernize and adopt a license system for liquor).

For background on the bills, see the following:

SB 290

HB 363

Jon Sanders / Research Editor and Senior Fellow, Regulatory Studies

Jon Sanders studies regulatory policy, a veritable kudzu of invasive government and unintended consequences. As director of regulatory studies at the John Locke Foundation, Jo...