Between horse racing, Opening Day of baseball season, and four March Madness games, business was bustling at the Meadowlands on Thursday.
Category: Horse Racing
Governor Phil Murphy signed the $20 mm NJ horse racing purse subsidy into law, and his words could prove as important as his actions.
After two years of appeals to make an online bet on NJ horse racing from out of state, a ruling came down against the gambling expansion.
Apparent good news for the horsemen is complicated by pushback from an assemblyman who questions where the money is coming from.
The New Jersey Senate passed a horse racing subsidy bill in December, but it's since stalled and time is running out for track operators.
Former Governor Christie had harsh words for the sports leagues still pursuing an "integrity fee," saying they had their chance and blew it.