House Bill Would Cut Purses, Breeder Awards in Louisiana
The bill is scheduled for a committee hearing on Monday.
May 10, 2017
Daily Racing Form
A state legislator in Louisiana has introduced a bill that would redirect appoximately $36 million in casino revenue flowing to racetrack purses and breeders' awards into a scholarship program.
The bill has been scheduled for a hearing on Monday by the House Appropriations Committee, and it would cut in half the annual amount for horsemen and breeders.
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