Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Reveal Navigation

The Political Appeal of the Triple Crown -- PICTURES The Political Appeal of the Triple Crown -- PICTURES The Political Appeal of the Triple Crown -- PICTURES The Political Appeal of t...

share
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Politics / Politics

The Political Appeal of the Triple Crown -- PICTURES

(Doug Gansler/Creative Commons)

The Triple Crown races are, among other things, equal parts infield revelry and patrician cocktail party. But the races, the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont Stakes are also popular and economic draws for the cities that host the races. So, naturally, the races have provided a stage for the political set as well: from the local politician, to the presidential contender, to the Queen of England. Take a look through some of the notable race attendees.

Get us in your feed.
More Politics
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus