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  • Latest Action: May 26, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Finance

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  • 50% of users oppose S.1111

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    • Beer Institute

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    • Brewers hope for reductions to federal excise tax - July 13, 2012 by http://blogs.denverpost.com/ - “To be clear, brewers large and small will benefit from S.1111 – Sen. Udall's BEER Act – from the smaller brewers, like Upslope, all the way up to the larger craft brewers, like New Belgium, and up to the largest brewers that ...

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      As noted by http://blogs.denverpost.com/ on July 13, 2012, "“To be clear, brewers large and small will benefit from S.1111 – Sen. Udall's BEER Act – from the smaller brewers, like Upslope, all the way up to the larger craft brewers, like New Belgium, and up to the largest brewers that ..." (/url?q=http://blogs.denverpost.com/beer/2012/07/13/congress-rests-brewers-brew-hope-federal-excise-taxes/5101/&sa=U&ei=2TADUIf9M8Pg2gW8oozCCw&ved=0CCUQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNGy5ynGsSm5lPjYkZhn8FlJrqa38w)
    • Brewers hope for reductions to federal excise tax - July 13, 2012 by http://blogs.denverpost.com/ - “To be clear, brewers large and small will benefit from S.1111 – Sen. Udall's BEER Act – from the smaller brewers, like Upslope, all the way up to the larger craft brewers, like New Belgium, and up to the largest brewers that ...

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      As noted by http://blogs.denverpost.com/ on July 13, 2012, "“To be clear, brewers large and small will benefit from S.1111 – Sen. Udall's BEER Act – from the smaller brewers, like Upslope, all the way up to the larger craft brewers, like New Belgium, and up to the largest brewers that ..." (/url?q=http://blogs.denverpost.com/beer/2012/07/13/congress-rests-brewers-brew-hope-federal-excise-taxes/5101/&sa=U&ei=ILwBUNGRO4Ts2QWyu5mqCw&ved=0CCEQmAEwAQ&usg=AFQjCNEQny8cNBrm9YxaLx9eBY07seE32A)
    • Beer Industry Backs Legislation to Roll Back Unfair Taxes That ... - May 31, 2011 by Admin - Today, the Beer Institute commended the introduction of S.1111, legislation that would protect American jobs and strengthen local economies by rolling back the federal excise tax on beer to its pre-1991 level of $9 per ...

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      As noted by Admin on May 31, 2011, "Today, the Beer Institute commended the introduction of S.1111, legislation that would protect American jobs and strengthen local economies by rolling back the federal excise tax on beer to its pre-1991 level of $9 per ..." (http://ablusa.org/2011/05/beer-industry-backs-legislation-to-roll-back-unfair-taxes-that-threaten-jobs/)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Taking a look at Portland's big businesses - July 27, 2012 by The Business Journal - The region’s 61,237 small businesses ranked 22nd in the nation. The region’s 1,111 medium-sized businesses — companies with more than 100 and fewer than 500 employees — is enough for a No. 28 ranking. Medium-sized firms account for just ...

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      As noted by The Business Journal on July 27, 2012, "The region’s 61,237 small businesses ranked 22nd in the nation. The region’s 1,111 medium-sized businesses — companies with more than 100 and fewer than 500 employees — is enough for a No. 28 ranking. Medium-sized firms account for just ..." (http://www.bizjournals.com/portland/blog/2012/07/taking-a-look-at-portlands-big.html)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc - July 18, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 9477H Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 18 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 18, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Glencore International plc RNS Number : 9477H Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 18 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-18/a_fqJQswLg6s.html)
    • As Congress rests, brewers brew — and hope for lower federal excise taxes - July 13, 2012 by Denver Post - Sen. Mark Udall was in Boulder today visiting a couple of craft breweries – Avery Brewing Co. and Boulder Beer Co. – as he continues to stump for giving tax breaks to breweries big and small. But more than a year after the introduction of ...

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      As noted by Denver Post on July 13, 2012, "Sen. Mark Udall was in Boulder today visiting a couple of craft breweries – Avery Brewing Co. and Boulder Beer Co. – as he continues to stump for giving tax breaks to breweries big and small. But more than a year after the introduction of ..." (http://blogs.denverpost.com/beer/2012/07/13/congress-rests-brewers-brew-hope-federal-excise-taxes/5101/)
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