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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday September 01, 2019 ( 12 items )  

ACLU of Indiana: Appeals Court Upholds Block on Unconstitutional Abortion Restrictions
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Aug. 27 -- The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana issued the following news release: The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a preliminary injunction against a restrictive abortion law, SEA 404, that would have imposed undue burdens on minor's personal medical decisions. The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana challenged the law on behalf of Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky (PPINK) and its patients. In 2017, a federal district court blocked t  more

ACLU: Victory - Appeals Court Upholds Block on Unconstitutional Abortion Restrictions
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Aug. 28 -- The American Civil Liberties Union, a 501(c)3 non-profit that works to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the U.S., issued the following news release: The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a preliminary injunction against a restrictive abortion law, SEA 404, that would have imposed undue burdens on young women's personal medical decisions. The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana chal  more

EVENT Sept. 19-20, 2019: American Institute of Chemical Engineers Schedules 2019 Global Symposium on Waste Plastic
NEW YORK, Aug. 26 -- The American Institute of Chemical Engineers will host the 2019 Global Symposium on Waste Plastic at the University of Kentucky Gatton Student Center, Lexington, Sept. 19-20: Sessions integrate the recent achievements made by academia, government, industry and non-profit organizations to reduce, recover, reuse, recycle, redesign and remanufacture for the waste plastic supply chain. Topics: * Waste Management and Circular Economy * Ecosystem Impacts and Remediation Strate  more

EVENT Sept. 23-24, 2019: American Society for Quality Schedules 2019 Inspection Division Conference
MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin, Aug. 26 -- The American Society for Quality will host the 2019 Inspection Division Conference at the Crowne Plaza, Louisville, Kentucky, Sept. 23-24: Keynote Speakers: Austin Lin, Technical Program Manager, Google Pat Nugent, VP, Product Management, Mahr - For more information: https://asq.org/conferences/inspection-division/ For Speakers: https://asq.org/conferences/inspection-division/inspire [Category: Materials Management]  more

ISPA Announces 2019 ISPA Conference & Expo Sponsors
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 29 -- The International Spa Association issued the following news release: The International SPA Association (ISPA) is thrilled to announce its current lineup of sponsors for the 2019 ISPA Conference & Expo, taking place September 11 - 13 at The Venetian in Las Vegas. Fifty-eight sponsors will present exciting new products and technology at this year's show representing an extensive range of organizations within the spa industry. "ISPA's generous and dedicated resourc  more

Kentucky Horse Council Announces Equine Scholarship Recipients for Fall 2019 Scholarships
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 28 -- The Kentucky Horse Council issued the following news: The Kentucky Horse Council has announced the recipients of two $1,500 scholarships to Kentucky students already attending college, or accepted into a college who have demonstrated academic success, equine industry involvement and community service for the Fall 2019 Semester. The Equine Scholarship are available to students currently enrolled with a university or college in Kentucky in an equine-related major  more

National Association of State Chief Information Officers Announces Finalists for State IT Recognition Awards
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 27 -- The National Association of State Chief Information Officers issued the following news release: The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) has selected 30 finalists across 10 categories for the State IT Recognition Awards. Projects and initiatives from NASCIO member states and territories were eligible for nomination. NASCIO members served as volunteer judges to review the over 130 submissions, narrowing the nominees down to finalists i  more

National Association of State Chief Information Officers Brief Calls for Increased Engagement in Customer Relationship Management
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 28 -- The National Association of State Chief Information Officers issued the following news release: The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) today released a publication on customer relationship management (CRM). The business practice of CRM has become more important in the last several years as state chief information officers (CIOs) have had to adapt to a shift from owning and operating services to now being the broker of services and a  more

National Thoroughbred Racing Association Weekend Stakes Rundown: Del Mar, Saratoga Meets Wrap Up With a Bang
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 30 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: Each week, the NTRA will provide a guide to the best stakes races in North America and beyond. Races are listed in chronological order (all times Eastern). Full previews when available can be found through the link for each race. This Labor Day weekend marks the final one of live racing for both the 2019 Saratoga Race Course and Del Mar meetings. Saratoga closes out its run with a trio of Gr  more

Republican Attorneys General Association Announces $3.25 Million Kentucky Ad Buy Supporting Daniel Cameron
WASHINGTON, Aug. 29 -- The Republican Attorneys General Association issued the following news release: The Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) announced its largest pre-book ever, signaling the organization's unwavering support for conservative Daniel Cameron, the Republican candidate for Kentucky Attorney General. RAGA announced the Kentucky Freedom Fund has booked $3.25 million in television advertisement in all media markets that contain Kentucky voters. "RAGA is fully dedicate  more

The Arc Urges HHS to Address Caregiver Crisis
WASHINGTON, Aug. 28 -- The Arc of the United States issued the following news release: In a series of critical meetings this week, The Arc will take important steps in urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to address the caregiver crisis facing millions of families. Nancy Murray, President of The Arc of Greater Pittsburgh at ACHIEVA, and James Cheely, President of The Arc of Barren County, Kentucky serve on the newly-formed RAISE Family Caregiving Advisory Council. The C  more

Travers Winner Code of Honor Cracks National Thoroughbred Racing Association Top Thoroughbred Poll
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Aug. 26 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: The slew of top performances on the blockbuster August 24 card at Saratoga Race Course produced some shifts among the top 10 in the NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll with the most notable change being the addition of Grade 1 Travers Stakes winner Code of Honor. Owned and bred by William S. Farish and trained by Hall of Famer Shug McGaughey, Code of Honor added another layer of intrigue to the parit  more