Despite a slowdown in sales due to the coronavirus pandemic, the MA Lottery had its third-best revenue total in the 2020 fiscal year, with over $5.25 billion.
Posted on: July 29, 2020 |
If one grassroots group in Massachusetts gets its way, you may soon be able to bet on sports anywhere Keno is played, including local bars and restaurants.
Posted on: February 26, 2019 |
If it's going to allow online sports betting, Massachusetts' Treasurer says the Legislature should authorize online lottery sales too.
Posted on: February 19, 2019 |
Massachusetts State Treasurer and Receiver General Deborah Goldberg says if the Massachusetts Lottery does not go online soon, it may become irrelevant.
Posted on: June 14, 2018 |
A Rhode Island lawmaker plans to introduce an online lottery bill on Thursday. The bill is modeled after legislation passed in New Hampshire in 2017.
Posted on: January 31, 2018 |
MA Treasurer Deb Goldberg warned the legislature to expect declining lottery revenueover the next two years. Online sales could offset the decline though.
Posted on: December 8, 2017 |
Online Lottery champion Jennifer Flanagan is moving from the State Senate to the Cannabis Control Commission, here's a look at people vying for her seat.
Posted on: October 10, 2017 |
Online lottery proponents testified to MA lawmakers about how online lottery would help, not hurt, the existing lottery industry in the state.
Posted on: September 21, 2017 |
New Hampshire is preparing to launch keno and online lottery in early 2018. That has Massachusetts officials worried its lottery revenue will dip.
Posted on: August 31, 2017 |