Open up your checkbooks.
Horse racing is in big trouble and Steve Beshear is promising bold government intervention. That can only mean one thing. He needs more of your money to “repair” a “market failure.”
“Kentucky’s signature industry is in crisis and immediate, aggressive action is necessary to preserve its integrity,” said Gov. Beshear. “The actions I have taken today reflect my continued commitment to strengthening horse racing in the Commonwealth.”
Do you think Gov. Beshear is spreading himself a little thin by lowering gas prices and healing all that ails horse racing in the same week?