Guthrie says Paris climate accord might be illegal

  BY: CHARLES A. MASON cmason@bgdailynews.com – U.S. Rep. Brett Guthrie on Wednesday questioned the legality of the Paris global climate agreement negotiated by President Barack Obama. “I’m not sure it is legal,” Guthrie, R-Bowling Green, said. Obama didn’t bring a treaty back to the U.S. Senate for ratification, he said. Guthrie made the comments about the…

Barr reintroduces Horseracing Integrity Act

by Nick Storm, @NStorm_politics – Kentucky U.S. Rep. Andy Barr, R-Lexington, and U.S. Rep. Paul Tonko, D-New York, co-chairs of the Congressional Horse Caucus are introducing legislation to bring uniformity to medications within horse racing. The bill, filed on Thursday, is a revamped version of legislation brought in 2015. The legislation establishes an authority to create and implement…