From the 2017 Legislative Session:

The hangover: Rick Scott vetoes ‘whiskey & Wheaties’ bill

     Jim Rosica, Florida Politics, May 25, 2017

Liquor law protecting minors needs to remain

     Charles Bailles III, News Press, January 26, 2017

Florida Senate bill that would eliminate liquor sales restrictions opposed by Broudy’s owner, others

     St. Augustine Record, January 20, 2017,  Senate Bill 106

Selling liquor inside cavernous super retail stores?! Are you drunk?

    Ron Littlepage, Florida Times Union, January 17, 2017,  Senate Bill 106

 

From the 2015 Florida Legislative Session:

House Business & Professions Subcommittee  Video of session.
    February 18, 2015  House Bill 301  Malt Beverages

Viewpoint: Don’t let big boys trample little guys
    Pensacola News Journal  February 28, 2015

Publix, Walmart Disagree Whether Grocery Stores Should Sell Hard Liquor
    Tia Mitchell Jacksonville.com   Feb 18, 2015

Bread, Milk, Eggs – Vodka? Liquor in grocery stores gets panel’s OK
February 18, 2015

Sheriff’s Oppose Hard Liquor Sales in Grocery Stores
    Michael Auslen 

Keep Kids and Liquor Separate” – Sheriff Jerry Demings, Orange County 

 

From the 2014 Florida Legislative Session:

Lawmakers might allow liquor sales in supermarkets
James L. Rosica  The Tampa Tribune  February 24, 2014

Legislature about to convene “Year of the Vice”

Booze at the grocery store
WJHG Tallahassee  February 26, 2014

Why Wal-Mart is stacking beer in the aisles of its U.S. stores
Renee Dudley  Bloomberg News  August 8, 2013

Jeremy Pawloski The Olympian  December 9, 2012 

Florida’s Independent Retailers Brace For A Walmart Push To Sell Spirits
Shaken News Daily  January 21, 2014

Beer and Liquor in Colorado Grocery Stores: far too many unhappy consequences
Natural Grocers