Conservatives love Capitalism and hate subsidizing Takers and all that, except when it comes to rural areas:
The LCB operates more than 600 retail wine and spirits store statewide. Scarnati said he wondered whether private retailers would choose to operate a store in some parts of the state where they are unlikely to turn a profit.
I’ll never understand why so many otherwise well-meaning people think maintaining a large selection of booze in the middle of nowhere is something the government should do. And lose money on it!
(Thanks: Melissa Daniels)