Money Published at 3:48 pm, July 19, 2019 |
Updated at 3:49 pm, July 19, 2019
Gov. Brad Little, center, accepts the Idaho Lottery dividend check from Idaho Lottery Director Jeff Anderson, right, on Friday. | IdahoEdNews.org
The following is a news release from the Idaho Lottery.
BOISE – Thirty years after selling the very first ticket on the steps of the Idaho Capitol, the Idaho Lottery returned to the Idaho Statehouse this morning and returned the largest dividend in their history.
Accepting the dividend on behalf of the people of Idaho, Governor Brad Little received a check representing $60 million during a ceremony at the State Capitol. This year’s record dividend came on the strength of the eighth consecutive year