Pennington shareholder Marc W. Dunbar appointed to the Board of Directors for the NTRA's Political Action Committee, Horse PAC
(08/27/2007, Pennington News Release )
Pennington shareholder Marc W. Dunbar was recently appointed to the Board of Directors for the National Thoroughbred Racing Association's Political Action Committee, Horse PAC. The NTRA is a broad-based coalition of horse racing interests consisting of leading thoroughbred racetracks, owners, breeders, trainers and affiliated horse racing associations, charged with increasing the popularity of horse racing and improving economic conditions for industry participants.
Horse PAC is one of the largest federal gaming PACs in the U.S. It supports federal political candidates who serve on Congressional committees that oversee matters pertaining to livestock and agricultural issues. The PAC also follows internet gaming and taxation issues and it endorses legislation providing tax relief and growth opportunities for racehorse owners, breeders and businesses. Horse PAC disbursements to date exceed $1 million.