McConnell opposed USDA inspectors of sored horses (Ky)

By JOHN CHEVES | Lexington Herald-Leader | Posted on Sun, Aug. 31, 2008 on Source: Kentucky.com | jcheves@herald-leader.com Sen. Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pressured the U.S. Department of Agriculture for years to back off its enforcement of the Horse Protection Act, even threatening to cut the agency's funding, according to documents obtained by the Herald-Leader. McConnell… Continue reading McConnell opposed USDA inspectors of sored horses (Ky)