Liquor Control Board

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Pa. Liquor Control Board Head Weighs In On Privatization

Mike Pintek talks to Joe Conti, CEO of the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/11/2011

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Rep. Turzai Pushes Bill To Privatize State Stores

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talked with PA State House Majority Leader Republican Mike Turzai.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/22/2011

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Pintek Talks About Privatizing State Liquor Sales

Mike Pintek talks with Pennsylvania Auditor General Jack Wagner on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA about his department’s recent audit of Pennsylvania’s liquor stores and the Liquor Control Board.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/14/2011

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Bill Would Extend Happy Hour In Pennsylvania

A new bill would make Happy Hour even happier in Pennsylvania. Instead of just two hours, restaurants and bars could have 4-hour Happy Hours.


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Should PA Sell State Store System?

On Friday’s show, KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek talked with David White, an expert blogger from

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/15/2011

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Liquor Control Board Mulls Opening More Stores On Sundays

With the threat of privatization looming, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has come up with a proposal that would keep the system under state control.


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Items Marked Down At State Liquor Stores

From airline-sized bottles of vodka to expensive whiskey and tequila, Pennsylvania’s state-owned liquor stores are clearing out hundreds of items statewide. It’s not unusual for the Liquor Control Board to order these so-called de-listing sales, but these sorts of discounts are uncommon.


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Pa. Wine Vending Machines Off Line

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Local shoppers may have liked the convenience of wine kiosks at grocery stores, but it looks like they will have to get their holiday spirits elsewhere. As of Tuesday night, all 30 […]


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Liquor Control Board Puts Price Hikes On Hold

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Tom Corbett has not even been sworn in as governor and he already has scored his first victory — a delay in hike of liquor prices, so-called handling fees that were supposed […]


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Plan To Privatize State Stores Gets New Life

Control of the Pennsylvania governor’s mansion switched parties Tuesday night, just as it has every eight years since World War II. One place where you may see the impact of Tom Corbett’s election is at […]