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NM's five racinos oppose adding sixth : Operators: Expansion would harm industry

Dec 05, 2018 - Albuquerque Journal (New Mexico)

The state's five racetrack-casinos have asked the New Mexico Racing Commission not to issue a sixth racing license this year, saying that doing so would harm an industry that is by some metrics "far from healthy," according to a letter obtained by the Journal.

The letter, dated Nov. 13 and addressed to the commission's chairman and vice chairwoman, is signed by representatives of The Downs at Albuquerque Racetrack and Casino, Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino, Ruidoso Downs and Billy the K...