Tim Sheldon http://kplu.org en Liquor privatization defeated? Not so, says lawmaker http://kplu.org/post/liquor-privatization-defeated-not-so-says-lawmaker <p><span class="article-content"><span>The latest count of election ballots show both propositions to get Washington state out of the liquor business have failed. But the issue is not going away. A new privatization proposal has surfaced in Olympia on the heels of those defeats.<br /> <br /> A state senator from Mason County says he wants to take another run at ending Washington state&#39;s monopoly on liquor distribution and sales. Democrat Tim Sheldon claims the election defeat of both liquor initiatives was not a vote for the status quo.</span></span><br /> &nbsp;</p> Sat, 06 Nov 2010 00:13:38 +0000 Tom Banse 102 at http://kplu.org Liquor privatization defeated? Not so, says lawmaker