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Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 7:00 pm | Updated: 12:16 am, Thu May 16, 2013.

New Mexico needs to strengthen its regulatory oversight of a billion-dollar gambling industry that includes horse racing tracks and casinos operated by Indian tribes, legislative auditors recommended Wednesday.

A report by staff of the Legislative Finance Committee said the New Mexico Racing Commission and the state Gaming Control Board are understaffed and hampered by limited regulatory powers.

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  • Lisa Belinda posted at 8:34 am on Thu, May 16, 2013.

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    A state which receives so much income from the vice of others is inherently corrupt and should be disbanded.

     

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