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Letter: Skepticism over casino at Belmont

The crowd celebrates as American Pharoah wins the

The crowd celebrates as American Pharoah wins the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 6, 2015 and became the 12th horse in history to win the elusive Triple Crown. Photo Credit: Newsday / Alejandra Villa

So the political allies who ran the Nassau Regional Off-Track Betting Corp. into the ground may get a chance to do it again at Belmont Park [“The community and the casino,” Editorial, Jan. 11].

They could not manage a business, and they are getting a do-over. Does anyone really believe returns from this new fiasco-to-be will go to needy people of Nassau? Or will the money go to preserve jobs and pensions?

Frank McLoughlin, Port Washington