Resorts World New York at Aqueduct Earns $90 Million in First Two Months

Resorts World New York at Aqueduct Earns $90 Million in First Two Months

Only three of the other eight racinos in New York out performed Aqueduct, and those were open all year.

“Their opening numbers are just really impressive,”said an official from a competing racino of Aqueduct.

“I’m sure some of that is the curiosity and wow factor.”

Overall, racino revenue for the state was $1.26 billion, up 15.8% from 2010. These numbers come out as Governor Cuomo is making a push for as constitutional amendment to legalize Vegas-style casinos in New York that would be able to offer table games such as blackjack, craps and roulette.

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