Ohio Public Radio
1:12 am
Thu May 24, 2007

New twist on horserace betting

Columbus, OH – People who go to Ohio race tracks will soon be allowed to place bets on video-taped races from decades ago, if state senators get their way. On a vote of 25 to 8, they approved a bill Wednesday authorizing the new twist on horserace betting.....and they sent the measure to the Ohio House for more scrutiny. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports the senate debate was vigorous.