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Quote from United Florida Horsemen on today’s Gadsden County slot referendum (1/31): Real Quarter Horse racing at Hialeah Park has out-earned and outperformed Gretna’s “pari-mutuel barrel racing” by over 99 percent—all with no cardrooms, slots or bailout from the taxpayers of Florida.

  “Notwithstanding the fact that the Gadsden County Slot referendum was held based the unlawful premise of “pari-mutuel barrel racing,” the travesty is that, regardless, of tonight’s outcome, the people of Gadsden County and the City of Gretna are being … Continue reading

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“Barrel racing” is not defined as “horse racing” under Florida law: Opposition to Gretna Barrel Racing Balloons to Nearly One-Half Million Florida and National Horsemen

The United Florida Horsemen, which comprises the organizations listed below, issued the following statement subsequent to the November 1, 2011 decision by the Gadsden County Commission to put a referendum on the January 31, 2012 Republican Presidential Ballot that would … Continue reading

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Questionable Florida Pari-Mutuel License Award for North Florida Gretna Facility Barrel Racing To Be Used to Leverage Gasdsen County Slot Casino Referendum Ballot Request this Tuesday, November 1

This Tuesday, November 1, 2011, the Gadsden County Commission will consider a request by Gretna Racing, LLC to authorize a countywide referendum on allowing slot machines at the Creek Entertainment Gretna facility in Gretna, a small North Florida town with … Continue reading

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