On Monday afternoon, 4th Circuit State Attorney Angela Corey opened her campaign office, contrasting her commitment to “positive energy” with the “lies and misinformation” she expects from her opponents. “I plan to run this campaign with positive energy,” said Corey, and to “continue to rebut the lies and misinformation” from her political opponents. “I will […]
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In Tallahassee, Tampa Rep. Dana Young has long been considered a pol whose career may transcend the House. Combine her political bloodline (grandfather was Senate President, uncle served in the House) and prowess on the campaign trail (soundly defeated all comers in a swing seat since 2010) and it’s not hard to see Young has more juice […]
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Kentucky Derby 142 (G1) at Churchill Downs belonged to one horse, the undefeated Nyquist who took command of the race from Gun Runner (316) in the upper stretch, opening an easy margin and had more than enough to hold off Exaggerator (375) by 1 ¼ lengths to win the Run for the Roses this past […]
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New Kentucky Racing Commission rules, approved in March, indicate that the $686,309 Derby Day Pick Six carryover will be split between Thursday and Friday's cards at Churchill Downs, according to the Daily Racing Form. Half the carryover – $343,154 – will be used to start a “Single Six” wager on Thursday's card at Churchill, which […]
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The Florida Professional Firefighters Association has thrown its support behind Anitere Flores. Flores, a Miami Republican, announced Monday the association endorsed her in the Senate District 39 campaign. “The Florida Professional Firefighters Association is proud to support Senator Flores for State Senate,” said Jim Tolley, President of the Florida Professional Firefighters Association, in a statement. […]
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Winner of the 1993 Gr. 1 Super Derby and earner of over $1.2 million, 26-year-old Wallenda was euthanized Monday at Old Friends' Retirement Farm. The pensioner battled a bad foot over the course of his life, according to bloodhorse.com. Purchased by Cot Campbell for his Dogwood Stable at the 1992 Fasig-Tipton Florida Select Sale, the […]
Cross Marco Rubio off the list of possible vice presidential candidates. In a Facebook message Monday, the Florida Senator said he would not seek and did not want to be considered for vice president. The announcement came after some speculated that Rubio was in the running to join Trump on the ticket. “While Republican voters […]
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The American Horse Council's National Issues Forum on June 14, sponsored by Luitpold Animal Health, in Washington, DC will feature several Members of Congress in line with the theme of “Putting More Horsepower in Congress.” Senator Pat Roberts (R-KS), Chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee, is confirmed as the leadoff speaker. Congressman Mike Conaway (R-TX), […]
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