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Cuomo, legislators name Skorton to chair NYRA Reorganization Board | saratogian.com

Five months after Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced plans to take control of the New York Racing Association by naming a new board, he and the state’s top two legislative officials have announced their appointees to the reorganization board.

Cornell University President David Skorton will serve as chairman of the board, which includes people with backgrounds in the entertainment industry, racing, government and even celebrity chef Bobby Flay, a thoroughbred owner.

via Gov. Andrew Cuomo, state legislative leaders name appointees to NYRA Reorganization Board – saratogian.com.