Congressman Barr on Horse Industry

May 2, 2014

Credit barr.house.gov

On the eve of the Kentucky Derby, Congressman Andy Barr is taking stock of the horse industry in America. The Fayette County Republican says a comprehensive study by the American Horse Council shows that it generates 102-billion dollars in annual economic activity. In addition, he says, it has a significant presence in at least 45 states…

Barr co-chairs the Congressional Horse Caucus, a bi-partisan group interested in promoting the horse industry.