Senator Mark Warner kicked back a beer with a group of brewers and distillers.

It was his last stop on a whirlwind tour of Stafford County on Friday. The listening event took place at  3 p.m. at 6 Bears and a Goat Brewing Company on International Parkway.

It was billed as an opportunity to discuss President Trump’s tariffs and negative effects on companies that do business overseas. What the federal legislator got, however, was an earful from beverage makers about state-level issues like working with distributors, and getting their beers into local restaurants. MORE>>