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AFSCME’S Lottery Plan Generates More Revenue for Seniors

AFSCME’S Lottery Plan Generates More Revenue for Seniors

HARRISBURG – (JANUARY 8, 2013) Pennsylvania workers could generate at least $1.5 billion more in profits for seniors than the private operator currently negotiating with the Corbett administration to take over the system, according to a proposal released today by AFSCME Council 13.

Large Instant Lottery Tickets To Draw Attention To Real Winners Of Corbett Administration Privatization Deal

Large Instant Lottery Tickets To Draw Attention To Real Winners Of Corbett Administration Privatization Deal

HARRISBURG — At 11:30, Thursday, Dec. 20, a growing coalition of concerned citizens will present four large – very large – instant lottery tickets to the handful of special interests who will ‘win’ if the Corbett administration’s closes the deal to privatize management of the PA lottery with United Kingdom-based Camelot.

LOTTERY WORKERS JOIN LEGISLATORS & RETIREES IN LAWSUIT TO STOP LOTTERY PRIVATIZATION DEAL

LOTTERY WORKERS JOIN LEGISLATORS & RETIREES IN LAWSUIT TO STOP LOTTERY PRIVATIZATION DEAL

HARRISBURG – (Dec. 17, 2012) AFSCME Council 13 today joined with seven Democrat lawmakers, workers and retirees in a lawsuit filed in Commonwealth Court to prevent the Corbett administration from privatizing management of the Pennsylvania Lottery.