State::Congressional Events

March 2015 ::Texas :: Congressional Events

March 6th marks the deadline for all bills to be filed for this year’s legislative session.  The TWGGA expects a large number of alcohol related bills to be introduced and will be focusing their efforts towards the continued funding of grape research and education.  Additionally, they will be closely monitoring all bills related to winery [...]

February 2015 ::Ohio :: Congressional Events

With the assistance of WineAmerica’s Michael Kaiser and DC legislative liaison Larry Myers,  representatives of the Ohio Wine Producers met with  several members of Ohio’s  Congressional delegation. The trip was extremely productive.  They met with Mr. Mike Schmidt and his USDA risk management team regarding damage from the 2014 Polar Vortex in the Grand River [...]