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Pennsylvania racing gets screwed over...   General Discussions

Started Feb-6 by TexSquared; 123 views.
TexSquared

From: TexSquared

Feb-6

We shouldn't be surprised this is happening...  as it's exactly what happened here in Ontario, Canada.  Part of casino revenue goes to racing and that gravy train lasted for awhile, horsemen/track owners get complacent... fast forward a few years, a different party takes over, new government decides to take that money back.

https://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/tifs-cummings-pennsylvania-situation-must-be-a-wake-up-call/

https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2020/02/05/pennsylvania-horse-racing-industry-cuts/

Here's when Ontario screwed over Woodbine/Fort Erie/harness tracks:

https://canadianthoroughbred.com/horse-news/getting-bottom-ontarios-slots-racetracks-program-ended/

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