Keyword: Ad Hoc Committee on the Future of Racing

  • New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer will not seek to re-bid the state's Thoroughbred racing franchise.

    New York Franchise: No Re-Bid, But No Decision

    Officials said New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer doesn't plan to reopen the bidding process for the state's Thoroughbred franchise--but he doesn't feel obligated to follow the recommendation of a screening panel, either.

  • Empire Racing Releases New York Safety Plan

    Empire Racing Associates, a finalist for New York's Thoroughbred racing franchise, on Nov. 27 released a plan addressing measures designed to improve racing and training safety.

  • Keeneland's Rogers Beasley to Round Table: "Drug testing must remain at the top of our agenda..."

    NYRA: Non-Profit Model is Best Option for Racing

    The year's Jockey Club Round Table conference had a decidedly New York theme, with the New York Racing Association espousing its progress and commitment to Thoroughbred racing and breeding in the state, and a representative of the Ad Hoc Committee on the Future of Racing in New York saying the panel is carrying out its mandate.

  • New York Official Has RFP Recommendations

    The New York comptroller has called on the Ad Hoc Committee on the Future of Racing in New York to supplement its request for proposals for Thoroughbred racing franchise-holders to require respondents to specifically address initiatives intended to ensure the integrity of racing and wagering recommended in 2005 by court-appointed federal monitor Getnick & Getnick.