Staff Voices

Brewers Association staff voices provides news, insights and announcements from staff members.

Practicing Responsible Appreciation

Promoting responsible appreciation should be a daily goal and a priority for everyone in the alcohol beverage industry. How do you address this goal?

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A Very Hoppy Valentine’s Day on Capitol Hill

Hops were in the air on Capitol Hill this Valentine’s Day, as BA staff, brewers, hop growers, and hop suppliers joined the annual Hop Research Council (HRC) hop and brewing industry coalition hill climb.

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Making the Federal Excise Tax Rate Permanent

The 115th Congress (2017-2018) was a successful legislative session for small and independent breweries: The House Small Brewers Caucus was the largest special interest caucus in Congress with 241 members and the farm bill included language …More

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Thank You, Charlie

Charlie Papazian will be leaving the Brewers Association on January 23, 2019. Throughout his career, he has had a profound impact on beer.

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A New Start in D.C.

As we move forward into 2019 and the 116th Congress, a lot will be changing in D.C. How will these changes impact small and independent breweries?

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Need a reason to vote on November 6? Take a look at some of the issues that your state and federal legislators have a say in that could impact small and independent breweries.

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