Lottery Sales

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Record Lottery Sales Net Illinois Schools $31.5M

Illinois schools were also big winners in last week’s record Mega Millions game, hauling in more than $30 million as a result of record Lottery sales.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2012

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Lottery Sales Set Another Record: $2.3 Billion

The Illinois lottery sold a record $2.3 billion in tickets in 2010.