Illinois Department of the Lottery
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Illinois Department of the Lottery News
Harold Mays was nominated in the Senate to be director of the Department of the Lottery on Monday, May 20, according to the official Illinois General Assembly website.
In the final days of the 100th General Assembly, a bill that makes changes to the Illinois Lottery Law and raises the salaries of 49 state employees passed with 68 yes votes and 37 no votes. Two members voted "present."
State Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) said that a news report of previously undisclosed relationships between Illinois Lottery and legislative staffers, and lobbyists representing the lottery’s new management firm, demonstrate how little control Gov. Bruce Rauner has over state government affairs.
Camelot Illinois will keep the balls rolling for the Illinois Lottery, according to a recent press release naming the company as the game's new private manager.