William H. Cole IV

Pimlico is still in the race

Pimlico is still in the race

Since we attended our first race at Pimlico, we have learned that the horse in the lead on the backstretch is often not the horse who gets his nose in front at the finish. That maxim also applies to the policy-making process.

Both state and city governments funded a study by the Maryland Stadium Authority to “determine the extent of [their] … potential support to renovate or rebuild Pimlico Race Course to remain the long-term home for the Preakness Stakes.”

The first...