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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday November 10, 2019 ( 8 items )  

2019 Elections Yield Victories for International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Working Families
NEW YORK, Nov. 7 -- International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees issued the following news: Statewide elections took place on Tuesday in several states and the working people of Virginia and Kentucky secured victories that will change the course of worker's rights in those Commonwealths. Democrats flipped both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly, giving them a trifecta in the state for the first time in over 25 years. Kentucky Democratic state Attorney General Andy Beshear claime  more

AVCA Announces 2019 Under Armour Girls High School All-Americans
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 7 -- The Amateur Athletic Union issued the following news: * * * - AAU Volleyball members make up 82% of this year's AVCA Under Armour Girls High School All-Americans and Honorable Mention All-Americans. * * * The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) is proud to announce the 14th annual Under Armour Girls High School All-America Teams. A record 894 nominations were submitted through the AVCA and MaxPreps, resulting in 150 All-America and Honorable Mention  more

Bricks and Mortar Goes Out on High Note in National Thoroughbred Racing Association Top Thoroughbred Poll
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Nov. 4 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: After capping off his unblemished season with a victory in the Breeders' Cup Turf at Santa Anita Park, Bricks and Mortar was an emphatic choice to hold the No. 1 position in the final NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll of 2019. Trained by Chad Brown for owners William Lawrence and Klaravich Stables, Bricks and Mortar defeated United by a head in the Turf on November 2 to complete a brilliant 6-for-6  more

Center for American Women & Politics: 2019 Election Results
NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, Nov. 7 -- The Center for American Women & Politics issued the following news release: * * * - Election 2019: Mississippi Elects its First Woman Attorney General; With House Control Flipped, Virginia Will Likely Have its First Woman Speaker * * * Elections were held yesterday for statewide executive and state legislative offices in Kentucky, Mississippi, New Jersey, and Virginia. Among last night's results: Mississippi elected its first woman attorney general, and V  more

Kentucky Youth Advocates Issues Statement on Funding to Expand of School-Based Health Services
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Nov. 8 -- Kentucky Youth Advocates issued the following statement by Executive Director Terry Brooks: "There can be no question that the Kentucky General Assembly - through the leadership of Senator Wise and Representative Carney, along with a bipartisan cadre of legislative champions - gave Kentucky kids a historic win when it passed Senate Bill 1, the School Safety and Resiliency Act. Ensuring that every Kentucky student is safe and connected at every Kentucky school ev  more

National Press Photographers Association: 74th College Photographer of the Year Competition Announces Winners
ATHENS, Georgia, Nov. 4 -- The National Press Photographers Association issued the following news: CPOY judging concluded at 8 pm on Saturday, November 2nd with the judging of the final Multimedia Division category. Winners in four multimedia division categories are: Multimedia: Documentary Short: Gold: Andie Rea and Ashton Eleazer of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for "The Cost of Dreams" Multimedia: Individual Story or Essay - Standalone: Gold: Liz Moughon of Ohio Univers  more

RAGA Congratulates Daniel Cameron on Being Elected Kentucky Attorney General
WASHINGTON, Nov. 5 -- The Republican Attorneys General Association issued the following news release: History was made in Kentucky tonight, as Daniel Cameron was elected Attorney General. Not only is Cameron going to be the Commonwealth's first African American Attorney General, he will be the first Republican Attorney General since 1948. Republican Attorneys General Association (RAGA) Chairman and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton released the following statement congratulating Cameron on his  more

Salvation Army International: The General and Commissioner Peddle Visit Asbury University and USA National Headquarters
LONDON, England, Nov. 4 -- The Salvation Army International issued the following news: AT the invitation of Dr Kevin Brown, the recently-appointed President of Asbury University, General Brian Peddle visited the campus to speak at a student chapel service. The university, in Kentucky, USA, has a long history of Salvation Army links and - before the service - the General and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle (World President of Women's Ministries) met informally with members of the Salvation Army Stud  more