First State Permanently Legalizes To-Go Alcoholic Drinks; Are The Carolinas Next?

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Iowa is the first state to permanently legalize to-go alcoholic drinks. It started as a temporary measure to help restaurants and bars deal survive during coronavirus shutdowns. The state legislature passed a bill making the change permanent, and Iowa’s governor signed it this week. Several other states, including Ohio, New York and Texas are reportedly considering similar moves.

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