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Portland Meadows asks for Instant Racing machines

May 06, 2013 7:03 PM by Ray Poirier

Instant Racing MachinesInstant Racing has developed a new fan in the financially troubled Portland Meadows racetrack.

Officials of the track have asked lawmakers to approve the Instant Racing gambling devices as a means of generating more revenue. A bill authorizing the machines has been approved by the House and now goes to the Senate.

The gambling machines have been a big hit at racetracks in Kentucky and Arkansas.

Ray Poirier is the longtime executive editor at GamingToday.

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The legalization of wide open sports betting is close to the moment when it will spill over Nevada’s state borders and spread across other states. That’s the thinking of Florida sports attorney Daniel Wallach who has been following New Jersey’s so far unsuccessful efforts to open sportsbooks and the explosive evolution of fantasy wagering.


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