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2002-08-20 14:30:39.0

$12.7 MILLION TRANSFERRED TO EDUCATION

The Missouri Lottery today sent $12.7 million to the Lottery Proceeds Fund for public education programs. This month’s transfer of $12,786,053 brings the total proceeds to the state in fiscal year 2003 to more than $29 million. Since the Lottery began in 1986, it has provided the state, including education, more than $1.8 billion. Approximately 30 cents of every dollar spent playing the Lottery goes to education. The Missouri Lottery’s annual contribution to public education is about 3 percent of education’s total annual funding. Each year, the Legislature appropriates Lottery proceeds to various education programs. For a complete list of education programs funded, visit the Lottery’s Web site at www.molottery.com.





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