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Posted: Tuesday, March 12, 2013 3:54 pm | Updated: 11:42 am, Wed Mar 27, 2013.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A proposal to loosen wine sale laws in Tennessee failed by a single vote in a House committee on Tuesday, though supporters hope they can revive it.

The House Local Government Committee voted 8-7 to reject advancing a measure to allow local referendums to be held on whether grocery stores should be able to sell wine. The proposal is supported by the Republican leaders of both chambers of the General Assembly.

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