A bourbon barrel is seen at the Woodf...

A bourbon barrel is seen at the Woodford Reserve distillery in Versailles, Ky., May 11.

There are 2 comments on the Fox News story from May 26, 2011, titled A bourbon barrel is seen at the Woodford Reserve distillery in Versailles, Ky., May 11.. In it, Fox News reports that:

Call it a whiskey rebellion. Kentucky lawmakers, citing the singular downside to aged whiskey, have proposed a bill aimed at correcting what they claim is unfair treatment in the tax code toward bourbon distillers.

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Ky Proud

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#1 May 27, 2011
Now's the time for KY lawmakers to stand and demand their voice be heard!! Many of you have sold us out in the past, but know is the time to show that you do care about the current situation of this state and it's need to protect one of her signature industries from a gvnmt that's run out of ideas on how to fix it's own problems.

Pflugerville, TX

#2 May 27, 2011
HELP OUT the AMERICAN WHISKEY INDUSTRY. Bourbon and rye are a national treasure.

Distilling is still one of the things America does better than anyone else.

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