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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday October 27, 2019 ( 7 items )  

CHI Saint Joseph Health Launches Affiliation With Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 23 -- The Cleveland Clinic issued the following news release: * * * - Case review by nationally ranked cancer program among the benefits * * * CHI Saint Joseph Health - Cancer Care Centers in Lexington and Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center have launched a formal affiliation to expand access to highly specialized cancer treatments, clinical expertise and research studies for patients in central Kentucky. "Our cancer care centers have a long history of providing high qu  more

Kentucky Horse Council Announces November KENA Topic: Carving Your Professional Path
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 24 -- The Kentucky Horse Council issued the following news: The Kentucky Horse Council has announced the topic for the November Kentucky Equine Networking Association (KENA) dinner. The November topic will be "Carving Your Professional Path." The dinner will be held on November 12, 2019, at The Red Mile Clubhouse in Lexington, Ky. KENA is a dinner and educational series open to equine professionals, horse owners, and riders and will feature a networking reception from   more

NARAL Pro-Choice America Releases New Ad Campaign Hitting Bevin for Wanting to Punish Women
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 -- NARAL Pro-Choice America issued the following news release: * * * - Digital Ads Will Run Through Election Day - Ads Follow New Polling That Shows Criminalization of Abortion Is Unpopular Among Kentucky Voters * * * Today, NARAL Pro-Choice America announced a new ad campaign targeting Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin for wanting to criminalize abortion and punish women. The digital ad campaign will run between now and election day. The ad campaign follows new polling from   more

National Thoroughbred Racing Association: NHC Champion Coles Eligible for $3 Million Bonus at Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 24 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: Scott Coles, who became the youngest ever winner of the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) when he took down top honors at the 20th edition of the tournament, will have a chance to add to his laurels when he plays for a $3 million BCBC-NHC Rolling Double Bonus at next weekend's Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC). In his first time qualifying for the NHC - the world's richest and mo  more

National Tour Association to Welcome ITMI's Tour Directors to Travel Exchange
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 23 -- The National Tour Association issued the following news release: The National Tour Association is adding a new facet--and new faces--to its annual conference. Starting in 2020, NTA's Travel Exchange will include graduates of the International Tour Management Institute, who are trained and certified as tour directors and guides and will interview with NTA-member companies seeking to fill job openings. The addition of this talent pool addresses a longstanding need  more

No Changes in National Thoroughbred Racing Association Top Thoroughbred Poll in Advance of Breeders' Cup
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 21 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: Less than two weeks out from the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park on November 1-2, the lead group continues to hold their respective positions in the NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll. Multiple Grade 1 winner Bricks and Mortar is set to carry his top stature into his expected Breeders' Cup run. The son of Giant's Causeway earned 25 first-place votes and 374 points this week as   more

NTRA Weekend Stakes Rundown: Maximum Security Returns, Keeneland Fall Meet Wraps Up
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 25 -- 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. Graded stakes action is light one week out from the Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park November 1-2, but Saturday's Belmont Park card offers a bi  more