Paul Godfrey has been relieved of his duties as Chair of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, as of Thursday, May 16th.
The entire OLG Board of Directors subsequently tendered their resignations in sympathy later the same day.
Premier Wynne’s decision can only be seen as a godsend for Ontario horse racing. OLG’s avowed ”modernization strategy” has already ravaged the industry by deliberately leaving racing participants completely out of the mix with the abrupt cancellation of the Slots At Racetracks Program.
Read more details on the OLG shakeup here in The Globe & Mail.