Published Sunday, December 23, 2012

Coweta's Barry pushes for horse racing

By SARAH FAY CAMPBELL

sarah@newnan.com

Depending on your viewpoint, bringing horse racing and pari-mutuel betting to Georgia would be good, clean family fun and an economic bonanza. 

Or it could be a seedy boondoggle that will wreck families and bring casino gambling to the state. 

Members of the Georgia Horse Racing coalition were singing the praises of “the sport of kings” to members of the Senate Study Committee on Horse Racing Thursday at the state capitol.

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