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Beer In The Headlines

MAJORITY OF U.S. SENATORS SUPPORT BEER TAX REFORM

United States Senators Joni Ernst (R-IA) and Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.) became the 50th and 51st Senators to officially endorse the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act (S. 1562). This comprehensive and bipartisan bill enjoys wide support from the brewing industry and seeks to recalibrate the current federal excise tax structure for the nation’s brewers and beer importers and reform burdensome laws regulating America’s brewing industry.

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Brewbound: Beer Institute Introduces Voluntary Disclosure Initiative

The Beer Institute, a Washington D.C.-based trade association representing domestic and international beer companies, has launched a new initiative asking brewers large and small to display caloric and nutritional information on individual products, packaging and websites.

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Good Housekeeping: Beer is Secret to Long Live - 103-Year-Old's Secret to Old Age

You'll want to start saying "beer me" more often after learning about Mildred Bowers' secret to living a long life. The Mount Pleasant, South Carolina woman is turning 103 years old in a couple of weeks and told WCSC Live 5 News that she has one simple trick: "Have a beer, doctor's orders."

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Beer Institute releases Top Ten Facts about July 4th and the beer industry

The July 4th holiday is just around the corner, meaning that Americans will gather with friends and family to celebrate the birth of our nation and to enjoy the long summer weekend. To mark our nation's 240th birthday, the Beer Institute--a national trade association for the American brewing industry that represents both large and small brewers as well as importers and industry suppliers--has announced its "Top Ten Facts about July 4th and the beer industry."

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The Next American Job-Creator? Beer.

See what Forbes says about the beer industry and employment!

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Study: Beer Creates Jobs

Click the link to read more about how beer is now creating nearly 2 million jobs!

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5 Great Things That Beer Does for America

See what Time.com has to say about the benefits of beer in the economy!

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Study shows U.S. beer industry brewed a quarter of a trillion dollars in 2014

See how much money the beer industry puts into the economy!

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