Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Feds Want To Lower Limits And Criminalize Alcohol Consumption

Feds Want To Lower Limits And Criminalize Alcohol Consumption

Sarah Longwell, the managing director of the American Beverage Institute, calls the measure “ludicrous.”

“Moving from 0.08 to 0.05 would criminalize perfectly responsible behavior,” she said. And “further restriction of moderate consumption of alcohol by responsible adults prior to driving does nothing to stop hard-core drunk drivers from getting behind the wheel.”