NYRA could be up for bid
Updated: September 25, 2012, 12:44 PM ETBy Tom Precious | Bloodhorse
Just days before the state is to take over control of the New York Racing Association, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is sending signals he wants to put the operation of the racing entity out to bid to for-profit companies.The move, if true, would amount to a direct attempt to end the role of NYRA, which has held exclusive operation of three Thoroughbred tracks since 1955, in any form of racing and scuttle the franchise extension agreement signed several years ago between a previous administration ...
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