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Patrons eat lunch in the dining room of the Statehouse cafe where a new counter top was installed Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. State officials are debating a proposal to establish what would apparently be the nation's first statehouse bar. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Patrons eat lunch in the dining room of the Statehouse cafe where a new counter top was installed Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, in Columbus, Ohio. State officials are debating a proposal to establish what would apparently be the nation's first statehouse bar. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Ohio Statehouse considers bar

State officials are debating a proposal to establish what would apparently be the nation's first statehouse bar.