Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Lotto Losers

No more lotto for them:
Powerball ticket sales will be suspended at 9 p.m. Wednesday, while the Mega Millions sales will be suspended at 9:45 p.m. on Friday.

Greg Smith, the Acting Director of the Illinois Lottery, wants money that lottery players win to actually be available as part of the state budget.

Lottery players “should be confident knowing the Illinois lottery has the money to pay these winning claims,” Smith told KWQC. “That means the General Assembly needs to approve a truly balanced budget that includes Lottery funding in order to ensure all prize payments will occur.”
They gambled, and the state lost...

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