view counter
 
view counter
 
 

Duncan Questions Employment Figures

March 28, 2012:

The reigning Ontario Liberal Party, whose credibility has been questioned on multiple fronts as of late, has announced that it doesn't believe that the livelihoods of up to 60,000 Ontarians depends on the overly-successful and mutually-beneficial slots-at-racetracks program...read on

Not Happy With The Liberal Budget? Tell The NDP Your Story

March 28, 2012:

New Democrat Leader Andrea Horwath called on Ontarians to have their say on the provincial budget released yesterday, and members of the horse racing industry are encouraged to voice their opinions and tell their story...read on

Racing Runs Budget Response Ad

March 28, 2012:

The Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association placed a full-page advertisement in the Toronto Star today (Wednesday) in response to the Ontario budget announced yesterday, highlighting the government's misguided plans for OLG and Ontario's horse racing and breeding industry...read on

OHRIA Reacts To Ontario Budget

March 27, 2012:

Late Tuesday the Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association issued the following update in the wake of Ontario's 2012 budget, in which Finance Minister Dwight Duncan outlined plans to modernize the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation by ending the province's slots-at-racetracks program in March 2013...read on

Bus Available For Kitchener Rally

March 27, 2012:

Grand River Raceway has organized bus transportation for the rally at the office of Liberal MPP John Milloy on Friday, March 30 at 1:00 p.m....read on

Mid-Card Protest At Rideau Carleton

March 26, 2012:

On Sunday, March 25 at Rideau Carleton Raceway, horsepeople took to the track between races to protest the inexplicable and devastating decision by the Ontario Liberal Government to cut the provincial horse-racing industry out of the mutually-beneficial slots-at-racetracks program...read on

Liberal MPPs To Be Targeted In Home Ridings Friday

March 26, 2012:

The Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association has released details regarding the Friday, March 30 rallies in the home ridings of Liberal MPPs...read on

Large Turnout At Queen's Park Rally

March 26, 2012:

On Monday, March 26, members and supporters of Ontario's horse-racing industry showed up at Queen's Park en masse to protest the Ontario Liberal Government's decision to close slot parlours at a number of provincial raceways and inexplicably walk away from the mutually-beneficial and highly-successful slots-at-racetracks...read on

Listen To Ontarians On Slots At Racetracks Program: OHRIA Urges McGuinty

March 26, 2012:

"It is clear Ontarians support the existing OLG Slots-at-Racetracks Program. On the eve of the provincial budget, we are asking the government to commit to honouring the existing contracts through 2015 and work with OHRIA on a long-term plan to sustain Ontario's 60,000 horse racing jobs for many years to come."...read on

MacDonald To Speak On Radio Show

March 25, 2012:

Driver Anthony MacDonald will be a guest on the John Moore Show tomorrow morning at 7:17 a.m. on News Talk CFRB 1010...read on

OFA Urges Members To Attend Rally

March 24, 2012:

The Ontario Federation of Agriculture has circulated the following announcement about the Rally set for Queen’s Park in Toronto on Monday, March 26...read on

Vehicle Magnets Available To Support Racing

March 23, 2012:

The Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario (QROOI) have had vehicle magnets made with messages of support to save the Slots at Racetracks program...read on

Heartbeat Of Ontario Horse Racing: Meet Anthony and Jason

March 23, 2012:

"Between training horses in the morning and driving horses at night, some days are very long and very taxing. But like most people, the happiness of providing for my family and the smile on my daughter's face makes it all worthwhile."...read on

Horsemen To Walk In Protest At RCR

March 23, 2012:

The National Capital Region Harness Horse Association has announced that all horsemen participating on Rideau Carleton Raceway's Sunday, March 25 program will walk the track to the grandstand between the third and fourth race to protest the Ontario Liberal Government's intention to step away from the slots-at-racetracks program...read on

Overwhelming Public Support For Slots At Racetracks Program

March 23, 2012:

Fully three quarters of Ontarians say they approve of the 'Slots at the Racetrack' program (74%), and two-thirds approve of the specific terms of the deal OLG currently has with Ontario's horse racing tracks (61%) according to a new survey conducted by Forum Research on behalf of the Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association....read on


view counter
 
 
 

© 2021 Standardbred Canada. All rights reserved. Use of this site signifies your agreement and compliance with the legal disclaimer and privacy policy.

Firefox 3 Best with IE 7 Built with Drupal