Horse Racing's Economic Impact
SUNLAND PARK, N.M. — Today kicked off the beginning of 76 days of live horse racing at Sunland Park Casino and Racetrack in New Mexico, which means plenty of betting and money will be exchanged.
But the bucks do not stop at the track. They impact the economy tens of millions of dollars at a time.
NewsChannel 9's Kay Recede has the scoop about this year's horse racing season.