Tag Archives: North Jersey
- North Jersey casino plan possible in 6 years, says racetrack owner
May 26, 2017
The owner of a New Jersey racetrack is willing to wait six years to summon the dead North Jersey casino plan initiative back to life. A proposal to allow two new casinos in northern New Jersey sustained an overwhelming defeat in last November’s referendum but Meadowlands operator Jeff Gural isn't...
- Atlantic City now a safer bet for investors
November 14, 2016
There’s no stopping now for investors to place their bet on the beleaguered Atlantic City now that New Jersey residents have thumbed down the North Jersey casino expansion plan. Press of Atlantic City painted a rosy picture for Atlantic City after it reported that investors are taking a second look...
- No Surprise: North Jersey Casino plan junked
November 9, 2016
An overwhelming majority of New Jersey voters on Tuesday thumbed down a ballot proposal to allow casinos outside Atlantic City. Ballot question number 1 took a beating in the polls as 79 percent of New Jersey voters trump 21 percent of those who are in favor of amending a state...
- NJ’s Racetrack Operator Offers $15M Purse Subsidy
November 8, 2016
On the eve of the North Jersey casino vote, leaders of state thoroughbred and Standardbred horse racing industries has dangled a US$15 million purse subsidy to each breed. NorthJersey.com reported that Meadowlands Racetrack operator Jeff Gural – and potential casino operator – also announced that Monmouth Park, which is New...
- 7 in 10 NJ voters now oppose North Jersey casino plan
October 25, 2016
Things turned from bad to worse for pro-North Jersey casino plan proponents. The number of New Jersey voters opposing a constitutional amendment that would bring casino gambling to the northern part of the state has jumped to 70 percent, according to the latest survey conducted by Fairleigh Dickinson University PublicMind...
- North Jersey casino expansion lobbyists break spending record
October 13, 2016
Pro-North Jersey casino expansion supporters and opponents have flooded the state of New Jersey with a record sum of nearly $20 million to persuade voters ahead of the November ballot question. As the campaign goes down the wire, the Associated Press has projected that the groups supporting and opposing the...
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July 18, 2016
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September 26, 2016
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September 22, 2016