"We are having record sales, but the lottery program as designed for the last couple of years was still spending more than it was bringing in because of things we kept adding into the program from what it was originally designed," says Governor Haslam.
As we reported last week, U.S. Congressman Steve Cohen has asked the Governor if he can take a more active role in the direction of lottery spending. Cohen was instrumental in getting the lottery passed in Tennessee while he was a state senator. We'll keep you posted on any lottery developments. All of our WASTE WATCH stories are posted on Fox17.com under HOT TOPICS. You can also submit your WASTE WATCH ideas there too.
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