Keyword: Kentucky Senate

  • Bill Mooney with commendation from Lexington Mayor Jim Gray.

    Lexington Mayor, KY Senate Honor Turf Writer Mooney

    Bill Mooney, the award-winning turf writer who ranks among Thoroughbred racing’s premier historians, has been recognized by Lexington Mayor Jim Gray and the Kentucky Senate for his contributions to the horse industry.

  • KY Democrat Webb Wins Special Election

    In a special election that had far-reaching ramifications for the Kentucky Thoroughbred industry, Democrat Robin Webb defeated Republican Jack Ditty Aug. 25 for an empty state Senate seat in northeasten Kentucky.

  • Kentucky lawmaker Tom Buford seeks to create a registry of sellers.

    Slaughter Bill Introduced in Kentucky

    Sen. Tom Buford has introduced a bill that would ban horse slaughter for human consumption in the state of Kentucky and create a registry of those who knowingly sold horses destined for slaughter.

  • Blood-Horse Publications Launches Initiative to Educate Legislators about Thoroughbred Industry

    In an effort to educate Kentucky residents and legislators on the importance of the horse industry to the Commonwealth's economy, Blood-Horse Publications is providing each member of the Kentucky Senate and House of Representatives with an annual subscription to <i>The Blood-Horse</i>, the company's flagship publication and the oldest continually published North American Thoroughbred magazine.