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Georgia cities seeing benefits of lottery

TALLAPOOSA, Ga. (WIAT) – Many people said they are seeing the benefits of the lottery including cities in Georgia where the lottery is legal.

In the small city of Tallapoosa near the Alabama/Georgia line a lot of lottery tickets are sold.  55 more words

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Should Alabama have a state lottery?

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – Governor Robert Bentley’s office released a video Wednesday morning featuring Bentley calling for a lottery to fund Medicaid. He is calling a special session about the vote. 61 more words

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Gov. Bentley to propose lottery in special session

MONTGOMERY (TAB) — Gov. Robert Bentley confirmed today that he will be bringing a statewide lottery proposal to the coming special session.

The goal of the session is to find funding for the $85 million Medicaid shortage, and Bentley’s announcement this morning comes as no surprise. 283 more words

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State lottery 1 of 4 possible solutions for health care system

BIRMINGHAM ( Maggie Walsh) — Gov. Robert Bentley announced July 19 that he is planning to call a special session of the Alabama Legislature in late summer or early fall to find funding for Medicaid, according to the… 167 more words

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House Judiciary committee approves special counsel for Bentley impeachment investigation

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — The House Judiciary Committee considering impeachment charges against Alabama Governor Robert Bentley voted to name Birmingham attorney Jack Sharman special counsel to the committee. 562 more words

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Flight records show Rebekah Mason joined Gov. Bentley on 3 state trips in 2016

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — Flight records released this week by Governor Bentley’s office reveal that his former political adviser, Rebekah Mason, joined him on state planes 3 times at the beginning of 2016. 73 more words

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