#Lottery Bill Passes Senate – Heads to House!

On Friday, the Alabama Senate approved Governor Bentley’s lottery bill with important amendments in a vote of 21 to 12.  The amendments include directing 10% of revenues to the Education Trust Fund and $100M to fund Medicaid instead of all going to the General Fund.  The bill will now go to the State House of Representatives.  If passed, the lottery bill will go up for citizen vote on November 4.

Sources:  AL.com and WHNT