June 25, 2018
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Maine harness horsemen want a racino in southern Maine

By Troy R. Bennett, BDN Staff

Linwood Higgins of the Maine Harness Horsemen’s Association testifies in favor of LD 1111 in front of the Legislature’s Veterans and Legal Affairs Committee Wednesday in Augusta. The bill would amend current legislation to allow an existing racetrack, operating without slot machines, to obtain a slot machine license if approval is granted through a local municipal referendum. It would also provide for the potential of that existing racetrack to move to a new location.

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