Overall, New Jersey’s horse racing industry has fallen far behind its competitors in neighboring states, particularly since tracks were privatized five years ago and lost $30 million a year in casino subsidies.
Less than a week before the New Jersey primary, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton held a campaign rally at Rutgers-Newark with support from Sen. Cory Booker, Congressman Donald Payne and state Sen. Teresa Ruiz.
Senate President Steve Sweeney spoke with Chief Political Correspondent Michael Aron about the deal reached in Atlantic City, funding the Transportation Trust Fund and if he's considering running for governor in 2017.
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