Comptroller Peter Franchot holds a press conference in opposition to SB 703 and HB 1052 which removes the regulation of alcohol, tobacco and motor fuel from the Comptroller's Office. (Kim Hairston, Baltimore Sun video)
Apparently, the people of Maryland are quite pleased with the job Comptroller Peter Franchot is doing. This is evident by his record-setting vote count. This would include the work he has done regulating the sale of alcohol and tobacco.