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Changes In Bill To Affect NJ Racing?

January 5, 2012:

Both the standardbred and thoroughbred racing industries have been closely watching reports from New Jersey news publications regarding the politics which are currently holding the NJ racing in the balance...read on

NYGA Looks To Clear Misconceptions

December 20, 2011:

In an open letter sent to the Standardbred Owners Association of New York Board of Directors and the organization's members, New York Gaming Association Executive Director Michael Wilton has discussed the topic of enhanced gaming in New York. Within the letter, Wilton has stated that he is uncertain that the NYGA's position is understood...read on

"We're Not Going To Interfere"

December 15, 2011:

New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association President John Forbes has gone on the record as saying that his organization would have no qualms with the Meadowlands Racetrack simulcasting out-of-state thoroughbred races or hosting live...read on

Option On Table In Monmouth Impasse

December 15, 2011:

It appears as though there might be a viable option in play regarding the impasse between the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association and the state government which has left the future of Monmouth Park and the New Jersey thoroughbred industry in limbo...read on

Indiana Racing Has Big Economic Impact

November 21, 2011:

A recent study by Purdue University has determined that the equine industry in the state of Indiana carries a $2-billion per-year economic impact...read on

Another ORC Facts ON Track Released

November 3, 2011:

On Thursday, November 3, the Ontario Racing Program released its third issue of 'Facts ON Track,' which highlights information the organization has released regarding the Ontario standardbred racing industry...read on

Politicians, Public To Support NJ Racing?

October 12, 2011:

What does the future hold for the acres which make up Perretti Farms? Are more politicians agreeing that New Jersey's horse racing industry has to be supported? Will positive poll results lead to public support for sports wagering in the state?...read on

Discussing The Future In Alberta

October 6, 2011:

Close to 90 people attended an industry planning session on Thursday, September 29 at Northlands Park Expo Centre. All stakeholders were given the opportunity to voice ideas, concerns, feedback and have input into the future of the horse racing and breeding industry in the province...read on

Allen On Alberta Downs

May 24, 2011:

“If the government allows home betting that will be a big help. Then we might have a chance.”...read on

Ocean Downs, Maryland Harness Racing Profiled

May 9, 2011:

Ocean Downs' 40-date meet is scheduled to kick off on June 19, and with the state of flux and uncertainty the Maryland harness racing industry has been forced to deal with over the past few years, it is safe to say that there will be a transition period this summer...read on

Committee Members Defend Indiana Subsidy

March 29, 2011:

Indiana legislators are currently working on a two-year, $28 billion budget which could see the state's subsidy to its horse racing industry cut by more than half. Many are calling for such a move, although influential legislator Luke Kenley has explained why the current structure results in a financial boon for the state...read on

Gural, Hanson, Simpson At Forum

March 1, 2011:

It has been announced that Jeff Gural, Jim Simpson, Karyn Malinowski, Thomas Carver and Jon Hanson will soon be sitting face to face and discussing New Jersey's gambling and horse racing industries...read on

AC Mayor Upset With NJ Governor Christie

December 30, 2010:

Lorenzo Langford is mayor of Atlantic City, NJ, and as such is facing the bruising brashness of his governor, Chris Christie, who wants to take over the city’s tourism industry...read on

BC Government Increasing Industry Grant

December 14, 2010:

In a letter on behalf of the Honourable Rich Coleman, Derek Sturko, the chair of the BC Horse Racing Industry Management Committee, has announced that BC government has determined it will increase its grant to the horse racing industry to a fixed amount of $10 million annually...read on

Gural Retorts To Joint Statement Regarding New York City Off-Track Betting

December 9, 2010:

On Thursday, December 9, American Racing and Entertainment Chairman Jeff Gural, whose company owns Tioga Downs and Vernon Downs, issued a statement in response to a joint letter which was previously released by harness racing industry stakeholder groups in...read on


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