Jockeying for a Position

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James Featherstonhaugh is a veteran of Albany politics who has made friends with Republicans and Democrats alike over the years. And as a lobbyist and a lawyer, he’s represented some of the state’s most influential players. Now he’s focused on an industry near and dear to his heart: horse racing. He spoke with The Capitol about his recently formed New York Gaming Association, his part ownership of the racetrack and casino at Saratoga, and his proposal for a constitutional amendment to expand gaming at the state’s nine racetrack casinos. —

To check out the interview head to The Capitol

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