Thu., October 27, 2011 3:46pm
Georgia could generate about $1 billion a year by legalizing three casinos. That's the conclusion of a report the Georgia lottery quietly gave Governor Nathan Deal last week. The lottery's board paid for the study. It looked at how much Georgia stood to gain by licensing casinos in Atlanta, Savannah and Jekyll Island.
Thu., June 30, 2011 1:36pm
The Georgia Lottery Corporation anticipates a $30 to 40 million dollar revenue drop from last year, but its affect on education won’t be known for another two weeks. Last year's lottery yielded lower revenues as well, but provided additional funds than the year prior.
Thu., October 29, 2009 1:19pm
$1.7 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act money is going to he
Thu., July 16, 2009 5:10pm
Profits will go to programs like the HOPE scholarship and pre-kindergarten.