CANCELED: State Store No More? Pennsylvania, Liquor, and the Law

Thursday, April 11, 2013
6:30 p.m.

Admission: $13 non-members; $10 members, teachers & students; free for 1787 Society
Includes admission to American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

This event has been canceled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

The Center presents a timely town hall discussion about one of the hottest topics in Pennsylvania—the privatization of liquor stores. The conversation will feature key players to address the issue’s pros, cons, and legal and social significance. 6abc Action News co-anchor Brian Taff will moderate a panel featuring:

  • Scott Petri, Pennsylvania state representative, R-Bucks
  • Wendell Young, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1776 and chairman of UFCW of the PA Wine and Spirits Council
  • Guy Ciarrocchi, chief of staff for Pennsylvania Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley

Please note that this program is subject to change; call the National Constitution Center or check our website for updated information. National Constitution Center programs begin promptly and latecomers may not be admitted.

Parking is available for $9 at the National Constitution Center parking garage located at the rear of the building on Race Street between 5th and 6th Streets. Be sure to pick up your discounted parking voucher at event registration.

Presented in conjunction with

American Spirits exhibition supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.


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