Election Day http://wkms.org en Beshear Signs Election Day Alcohol Measure http://wkms.org/post/beshear-signs-election-day-alcohol-measure <p></p><p>Kentuckians can buy alcohol at restaurants, bars and retail stores on the next Election Day now that Gov. Steve Beshear has signed legislation lifting the Prohibition-era ban.</p><p>The state House and Senate both voted overwhelmingly last month to allow alcohol sales during hours the polls are open. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 11:30:16 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 30189 at http://wkms.org Beshear Signs Election Day Alcohol Measure Lawmakers Consider Allowing Election Day Alcohol http://wkms.org/post/lawmakers-consider-allowing-election-day-alcohol <p></p><p>Lawmakers in Kentucky are again considering lifting a Prohibition-era ban on the sale of alcohol at restaurants, bars and retail stores on Election&nbsp;Day. The Senate Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations Committee has already given initial approval to legislation that would allow alcohol sales during hours that polls are open. The measure, sponsored by Republican Sen. John Schickel of Union, now goes to the full Senate for consideration. Fri, 08 Feb 2013 13:39:52 +0000 The Associated Press 27817 at http://wkms.org Lawmakers Consider Allowing Election Day Alcohol