“The system is rigged against the small business owner.”
Legislation to end the agency never received a hearing.
“TABC should facilitate the operations of small businesses, not strive to punish them and shut them down.”
“Activism works a lot faster than the legal process.”
Targeted businesses call to “defund” the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. “This was never about bars. This is about freedom.”
“Quite simply, Collin County should be completely open,” says County Judge Chris Hill.
Small-business owners who make more than 51 percent of their revenue from alcohol sales say the governor’s order keeping them closed is a “death sentence.”
Tee Allen says she never voted before because she didn’t think it mattered, but she’s voting this year—for President Trump.
With no end in sight to the closure of bars and taprooms, it remains to be seen how much longer the industry will be able to weather Abbott’s storm of mandates and restrictions.
Twelve bars had their permits pulled over the weekend in “Operation Safe Open.”