Top Stories: Racing Industry Reversal, A Peek Inside Presidential Fundraising | KERA News

Top Stories: Racing Industry Reversal, A Peek Inside Presidential Fundraising

Feb 18, 2016

The top local stories this afternoon from KERA News: A big move today in the battle to bring more gambling to Texas horse and dog tracks: The state Racing Commission banned tracks from using what’s known as "historical racing."

The commission voted 5-to-4 to reverse itself on historical racing, which would permit betting on past races after all identifying information had been removed.

And an examination of Presidential fundraising-- and how Jeb Bush is faring—after South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley endorses Marco Rubio.

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