Aug. 16, 2008 Letters to the Editor

Enthusiasm for racino evident in Tucumcari

The article in the Quay County Sun’s Aug. 13 issue about racetracks favoring Raton over Tucumcari makes me ask: Why can other racetracks weigh in about a decision when their management will be in direct competition with Coronado Park over the gambling dollar?

The people of Tucumcari showed their overwhelming approval of the “racino” to the New Mexico Racing Commissioners on July 24, when 1,400