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Lottery privatization approved

January 12, 2013

HARRISBURG (AP) — Camelot Global Services, the British national lottery operator, is poised to take over management of the $3.5 billion Pennsylvania Lottery after a top official in Go....

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rick424

Jan-12-13 9:28 AM

Unbelievable, he really is governor corporate. Maybe we should sell the turnpike to a company in Spain and sell all the booze stores to a German company. This guy really needs to go.

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JohnZook

Jan-12-13 10:19 AM

The lottery was supposed to help seniors but only a small percentage actually goes to them. It's disappointing that this would go to a foreign enterprise, but after Wisconsin and Michigan, I'm pretty turned off by public sector unions.

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rshook

Jan-12-13 10:38 AM

This is exactly why when someone like Tom Corbett runs for office I withhold my vote from the office of governor. Not only are you privatizing the lottery but you let a foreign company take it over. Hey Corbett! We won our independence from the British over 200 years ago!

My forefathers are rolling in their graves right now.

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biobabycj

Jan-12-13 12:36 PM

although the british may not be our enemies, this is AMERICA. CORBETT you are not a true american. we need to get this idiot out of here.. ASAP. seriously?? he had stuff to do with that sandusky case, covering stuff up, and now hes kissing butt at penn state to get their rich votes again. we the people need to take a stand against these idiots in office and get them the he ll out of there before america belongs to total other countries. im done playing lottery now, not sending my money to other countries.

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jeff33

Jan-13-13 4:36 AM

The booze is next and the Dotheads will own all of the use too be State Stores!

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coffee

Jan-13-13 8:49 AM

The state should have never been in the booze business!

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JustSomeGuy

Jan-13-13 5:38 PM

Lottery...is't that where people give money to the state without the state actually asking for it? We always called it "stupid people tax".

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