Competition hot for Texas lottery contract

Full story: El Paso Times

If you buy scratch-off lottery tickets or enter the statewide jackpot drawings or play any other games in the Texas lottery, you help put billions of dollars into the state's bank account.
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Mins

Albuquerque, NM

#1 Jun 24, 2010
The lottery is a tax on the poor and stupid people who can't do math.
Fred

United States

#2 Jun 24, 2010
Mins wrote:
The lottery is a tax on the poor and stupid people who can't do math.
And the problem with that is?
Mister-D

El Paso, TX

#3 Jun 24, 2010
Will they be able to sell these scrach off ticket at Speaking Rock because I think the state of Texas put the kabosh to gambling there several years ago. Kind of funny I see several people from back then at Sunland Park from Texas having a good time and spending their money there.

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