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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Assembly votes to legalize 'pedal pubs'

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The state Assembly has voted to legalize "pedal pubs" -- vehicles that roll from tavern-to-tavern in places like downtown Milwaukee, where riders can drink while pedaling with their feet. Milwaukee officials say drinking on the pedal pubs violates a state law which bans the use of alcohol in vehicles. Assembly Republican Jeff Stone of Greendale responded with a bill to let Wisconsin communities allow drinking on pedal pubs.


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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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