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Pa. Lottery Privatization

Pennsylvania Lottery. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Gov. Corbett Ends Pursuit of British Firm To Privatize Pa. Lottery

Gov. Tom Corbett is ending his pursuit of the operator of the British national lottery to run the Pennsylvania Lottery in a privatization deal.

12/30/2013

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord, speaking at the podium. (Credit: Tony Romeo)

Treasurer McCord Calls On Gov. Corbett To Give Up Lottery Privatization Efforts

Treasurer Rob McCord says there’s no reason for the Corbett administration to move forward with the privatization effort, especially after Attorney General Kathleen Kane rejected the contract as illegal back in February.

10/28/2013

(credit:  William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Corbett Administration Continues to Vamp For Lottery Privatization

This is the second time that a British company has extended its bid to operate the Pennsyvlania Lottery since Pa. attorney general Kathleen Kane determined that the contract would violate the Pennsylvania constitution.

02/22/2013

(Witnesses are sworn in before testifying before the Pennsylvania Senate Finance Committee about lottery privatization.  Credit: Tony Romeo)

Officials Detail Plan to Private Pennsylvania’s State Lottery

The Corbett administration announced Friday that it intends to award a contract to Camelot Global Services — a Canadian-owned, British-based company — to run the state lotteries.

01/14/2013