James Odato http://wamc.org en The Times Union's James Odato - Aqueduct award investigation could reopen following Smith arrest http://wamc.org/post/times-unions-james-odato-aqueduct-award-investigation-could-reopen-following-smith-arrest <p>Could last week’s arrest of New York State Senator Malcolm Smith of New York City revive a somewhat dormant investigation of possible wrongdoing in the awarding several years ago of a license to operate a racino at the Aqueduct Race Track in Queens? Several years back when Smith and several other Democrats had control of the senate, a bidding process was underway for the racino, a process that led to accusations of pay-to play by the Inspector General Joseph Frisch.</p> Mon, 08 Apr 2013 16:12:03 +0000 Brian Shields 61698 at http://wamc.org The Times Union's James Odato - Aqueduct award investigation could reopen following Smith arrest