Kentucky to join national racing compactKentucky has the opportunity to be among the first states to join permanently staving off the threats of fatal breakdowns and crooked betting in horseracing with an interstate compact.

So far, only Colorado has signed, and the historic bill is ready to be introduced in Delaware, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, and Virginia this year.

Lately, the game of horseracing has been hit by allegations of anabolic steroids and performance enhancing drugs.