Andrea Young: The TT Interview

Andrea Young, the president and chief operating officer of the Sam Houston Race Park, is trying to talk Texas legislators into calling a popular vote on whether to allow video lottery terminals — known as VLTS or, more commonly, as slot machines — at racetracks and on Indian reservations in Texas. Like other gaming interests, the Win for Texas group representing the tracks is telling lawmakers that it would be an easy source of non-tax revenue for an uncomfortably tight state budget. And, they argue, Texans are gambling already — they're just not doing it here. Young sat for an interview to ...

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