Playing fast and loose with state lottery money

Thursday, May 8, 2003 at 1:00am

Who, in January, thought it would take six months to pass a lottery bill?

But here we are in May still waiting to play our first $2 lottery game at the local convenience store.

The latest roadblock to passing a lottery was put up Tuesday by Rep. Harry Tindell (D-Knoxville) who proposed a plan that would essentially leave the middle class out of scholarship money for a student

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