The state legislature is considering a bill that would shut down bars at midnight. Another steps up enforcement to make sure 50 percent of a bar’s sales are food, not liquor, as required to get a license serve. WPLN’s state capitol correspondent Joe White tells Blake Farmer the legislation is really about defining what is a bar and what is a restaurant.
By: Blake Farmer
Blake Farmer is WPLN's assistant news director, but he wears many hats - reporter, editor and host. He covers the Tennessee state capitol while also keeping an eye on Fort Campbell and business trends, frequently contributing to national programs. Born in Tennessee and educated in Texas, Blake has called Nashville home for most of his life.
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