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Topic - Tom Kidneigh
D.C. Lottery Executive Director Buddy Roogow showed his optimism in July when he sent an e-mail to DC09, the joint venture that operates the lottery: "The project is going to go well. Get ready to set records."
"It's about as real as it gets," said Mr. Kidneigh.
The software allows for 15 million race outcomes, Mr. Kidneigh said, and was custom built for the D.C. area, with animated graphics and audio featuring the voices of real horse-racing announcers.