November 20th Is Horwath’s Opposition Day


Today NDP Leader Andrea Horwath will push the government to protect horseracing in Ontario by tabling the following Opposition Day motion to reinstate the Slots-at-Racetracks program.

The motion will be debated and voted on in the Legislature later today:

“… The Legislative Assembly calls on the Government to re-instate and maintain the SARP program unless and until a new revenue sharing program is developed in consultation with affected communities, industry and stakeholders; and

That all existing and future racetrack audits be published to ensure that funds are dispersed to the horse racing industry in a fair and transparent process. Addressed to the Premier of Ontario.”

Wed. Nov. 20, 2013 – Andrea Horwath Opposition Day Motion

(All times approximate)

3:45 p.m. – Debate in legislature to begin

5:45 p.m. – Legislature to vote on motion.

(Standardbred Canada)

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