WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 9, 2012) -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s federal lobbying and government relations team on Capitol Hill has produced the Election & Issues Preview. This snapshot of the upcoming federal elections includes:

- A Congressional agenda for the remainder of the year
-A U.S. map that displays the number of electoral votes in each state and anticipates how each state will vote in the presidential election
-A summary of the expected electoral vote count between President Obama and Mitt Romney, presumptive nominee of the Republican Party for president
-A look at the Senate seats that may factor into which party controls the upper chamber
-A list of the open Democratic and Republican House seats that also includes the status of those currently in office

Please visit http://www.SupportHorseRacing.org for regular updates on federal legislative issues that impact the horse racing industry.