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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Kentucky Newsletter for Sunday December 29, 2019 ( 3 items )  

2019 Media Eclipse Award Winners Announced
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Dec. 28 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: The National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters announced the winners of the 2019 Media Eclipse Awards in six categories. They are as follows: Television - Live Racing Programming - TVG, "TVG Pacific Classic," Aug. 17, 2019 Television - Features - FOX Sports 2, "When Rachel Raised the Rafters," Aug. 30, 2019 Feature/Commentary  more

Kentucky Youth Advocates Issues Statement on Announcement to Rescind Kentucky 1115 Medicaid Waiver
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Dec. 16 -- Kentucky Youth Advocates issued the following statement by Executive Director Terry Brooks: Today Governor Andy Beshear signed an executive order to rescind the 1115 Medicaid Waiver, known as Kentucky HEALTH. This rescission further protects families from the potential negative impacts of premiums, work requirements, lockout periods, and classified dental and vision benefits as earned benefits. Parents' health - and access to health insurance - affects the healt  more

Kentucky Youth Advocates Issues Statement on Sen. McConnell Securing Tobacco-Free Youth Act
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky, Dec. 17 -- Kentucky Youth Advocates issued the following statement by Executive Director Terry Brooks: We applaud U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for securing the Tobacco-Free Youth Act in the federal Fiscal Year 2020 Agreement to raise the minimum legal sale age of tobacco products across the country, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21. This bipartisan legislation, known as Tobacco 21 and sponsored by Leader McConnell and Senator Tim Kaine, would have a pro  more