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At Preakness, politicians press the flesh, hope for a brighter future for Maryland racing

May 22, 2023

As politicians mingled and wooed donors and business executives at the 148th Preakness Stakes on Saturday, they once again considered how to keep the thoroughbred horse racing industry in the state alive. “I want this to be the last Preakness where there is uncertainty about what the future of Pimlico and horse racing in Maryland is,” said Senate President Bill Ferguson, a Baltimore Democrat.

Article Source: The Baltimore Banner

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