Statements about Lottery

The Georgia Lottery paid out $2.3 billion in prizes during the last fiscal year.

Odds of winning the Monopoly Millionaire instant win game are 1 in 3.27.

Half the lottery directors across the country had not run a lottery before they were hired.

"I didn’t try to push" a bill to reduce lottery scholarship proceeds for students.

Says 97 cents of every dollar played "represents over $500 million dollars that is returned to Oregonians every year to help support job creation, schools, state parks and watersheds."

"Right now we have sufficient reserves to take care of Tennessee's lottery scholarship students for a few years more."

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