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The scores of losing players in last week's $425 million Powerball jackpot did more than take an extremely long shot at getting rich. Their ticket purchases also helped fund a small but increasingly important part of their states' budgets. (Credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Seeks to Combine Lottery Contracts

The District of Columbia’s chief financial officer has proposed combining the city’s two long-troubled lottery contracts.


Former Councilmember Jim Graham is pictured. (credit: Kells Hetherington)

D.C. Lottery Contract Spurs $100M Lawsuit

A developer is suing a D.C. Council member over a Metro real estate project linked to the district’s lottery contract.