Wed., March 21, 2012 5:28pm
Gambling on horse racing won’t be on the ballot this November. A State House Committee tabled the bill Wednesday. Supporters are betting that the controversial legislation to legalize horse betting will be brought to life next year—with a fighting chance to become law.
Fri., February 24, 2012 4:44pm
The survey shows that the majority of Georgians support the measure if it means creating new jobs and bringing a championship race to the state.
Mon., December 26, 2011 6:45pm
When the legislature reconvenes in January supporters of horse racing plan new push. They want voters to decide if they want racing in their communities. Measure could go to voters in 2012.
Mon., September 12, 2011 7:11am
State officials want to know how many horses are in Georgia. Information will also give clear economic impact picture. Lawmakers interested in results as well.
Wed., October 27, 2010 5:55pm
Georgians will elect the state’s first new Agriculture Commissioner in more than 40 years on Tuesday, November 3rd. J.B. Powell is a state senator and a cattle farmer and is the Democrat seeking to replace long-time commissioner Tommy Irvin.
Tue., January 26, 2010 6:15pm
A Republican lawmaker wants to legalize betting on horses in Georgia. Stat