Beer Factoid: June 13

Ronald Reagan

On this day in 1984, Ronald Reagan officially announced his support for the National Minimum Drinking Age Act which passed a month later.  Initially, he was in opposition and “threatened to veto the bill, citing the provisions to punish states for noncompliance as an infringement upon states’ rights”.  I wonder who or what changed his mind?!

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