Illinois Lottery FY12 sales top $2.67 billion

There are 2 comments on the Jul 24, 2012, Lincoln Daily News story titled Illinois Lottery FY12 sales top $2.67 billion. In it, Lincoln Daily News reports that:

Illinois Lottery sales topped $2.67 billion during the fiscal year that ended June 30, in which the lottery transferred a record $708.6 million to good causes: $639.8 million to public schools and $68.8 million to roads, bridges and to fund causes like the fight against breast cancer and assistance to Illinois veterans through the sale of special ... (more)

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GOV SUZ

Hampshire, IL

#1 Oct 16, 2012
I'D LIKE TO KNOW WHERE ALL THE REVENUE FROM THE LOTTERY GAMES WENT,WE SURE AS HELL DIDN'T SEE IT IN PROPERTY TAX REDUCTION,ANOTHER PONZI SCHEME!
2012 R&R THE LESSER OFTWO EVIL'S!

Since: Sep 12

Los Baņos, Philippines

#2 Oct 17, 2012
This is a great news, though as a citizen of the United States, I would like to know if people from marginalized sectors is benefiting from the revenue generated by the Lottery Sales. I mean, if the governments is doing its part to help those people who are unemployed or can't go to college...

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