Sever racetrack mandate

 

Re the July 7 article Schemes abound at pari-mutuels: There is a solution for the dilemma at the dog tracks: Floridians, ask your state lawmakers to pass the greyhound decoupling bill that would allow the tracks to have the option of not running the dogs. It will sever or “decouple” the live-racing mandate.

In 2011 and again in 2012 we tried to get this bill passed. Florida lawmakers, let’s get this bill passed in 2014!

Kathy Pelton, Cooper City

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