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    Illinois Gaming Statistics:

    Number of casinos: 16
    Number of slot machines: 10852
    Number of tables: 252
    Number of live poker tables: 49
    Number of horse tracks: 3

    Gambling facilities in Illinois:

    Argosy Casino Alton - Alton, IL - (618) 474-7400 - 1008 gaming machines
    Hollywood Casino Aurora - Aurora, IL - (630) 801-1234 - 1161 gaming machines
    Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino - East Peoria, IL - (309) 698-7711 - 1172 gaming machines
    Casino Queen & Hotel - East Saint Louis, IL - (618) 874-5000 - 1155 gaming machines
    Grand Victoria Casino Elgin - Elgin, IL - (847) 468-7000 - 1100 gaming machines
    Harrah's Joliet Casino & Hotel - Joliet, IL - (815) 740-7800 - 1135 gaming machines
    Hollywood Casino Joliet - Joliet, IL - (815) 744-9400 - 1177 gaming machines
    Harrah's Metropolis Casino Hotel - Metropolis, IL - (618) 524-2628 - 800 gaming machines
    Jumer's Casino & Hotel - Rock Island, IL - (309) 756-4600 - 1100 gaming machines
    Arlington International Racecourse - Arlington Heights, IL - (847) 870-7223
    Fairmount Park Racetrack - Collinsville, IL - (618) 345-4300
    Balmoral Park Racetrack - Crete, IL - (708) 672-1414
    Rivers Casino Des Plaines - Des Plaines, IL - (847) 795-0777 - 1044 gaming machines
    Hawthorne Race Course - Stickney, IL - (708) 780 3700
    Du Quoin State Fair Harness Racing - Du Quoin, IL - (618) 542-1515
    Big D - Clinton, IL - (217) 935-2443

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    IL Gambling News: casino, poker, greyhounds

    First plans to legalize sports betting in Illinois released  The Southern

    SPRINGFIELD — An Illinois lawmaker leading the charge to bring sports betting to the state has laid out the first concrete details on how that might happen.

    Illinois Lottery Giving Out Hundreds of Free Powerball Tickets at Chicago Grocery Store  NBC Chicago

    March madness takes on a whole new meaning for Illinois lottery players Friday. Lottery officials are giving away 500 free Powerball tickets to those who play the ...

    Sports betting at casinos and horse tracks, or wherever lotto tickets are sold? Illinois House Democrats offer options.  Herald & Review

    SPRINGFIELD — Illinois House Democrats are laying out four potential paths for legalizing sports betting in the state, with options ranging from creating a limited ...

    Why does Illinois see a spike in gaming revenue each March?  LaSalle News Tribune

    The parlor had been open just over an hour, but the only people inside were the owner and a handful of men changing out a few video gaming machines.

    Alternative rockers Shinedown coming to Illinois State Fair  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Alternative rock band Shinedown will appear at the Illinois State Fair in August. Officials announced Thursday that the multiplatinum-selling ...

    Rock group 'Shinedown' to perform at the Illinois State Fair  khqa.com

    Multi-platinum, record-breaking band, Shinedown, will headline the Illinois Lottery Grandstand on Saturday, August 17 at the Illinois State Fair. Record-breaking ...

    Illinois Lottery glitch made some winning tickets worth more — briefly  Chicago Tribune

    People buy lottery tickets hoping to catch a lucky break, and that's exactly what some people got last week when a glitch with a new Illinois Lottery system ...

    Retailers suffer during Illinois Lottery system upgrade  WGN TV Chicago

    CHICAGO — The Illinois Lottery's transition to a new central gaming system has caused trouble for some retailers, including overpayments to winners. The ticket ...

    Illinois Lottery glitch causes trouble for retailers, including overpayment to winners  WLS-TV

    The Illinois Lottery's transition to a new central gaming system has caused trouble for some retailers, including overpayments to winners.

    As Gov. Pritzker proposes legal sports wagering in Illinois, Cubs place a bet on gambling media  Chicago Tribune

    Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has proposed legalizing sports wagering to bring revenue into state coffers. Meanwhile, the Cubs have invested in the Action Network, ...

    Shinedown coming to the Illinois State Fair  newschannel20.com

    ATTENTION ATTENTION SHINEDOWN TO PERFORM AT THE ILLINOIS STATE FAIR. Alternative Rock Band is the latest to be announced for the IL Lottery ...

    How Illinois bet on video gambling and lost  Belleville News-Democrat

    Editor's note: This story is a collaboration between ProPublica Illinois and WBEZ Chicago, co-published with the Chicago Sun-Times. It was originally published ...

    Shout Out: Ken Bradley, Park Ridge actor appears in Illinois Lottery's 'Booyah' commercial  Chicago Tribune

    Actor Ken Bradley has appeared in numerous commercials for Walmart, The Hartford, Geico, and many other companies. The Park Ridge resident is currently ...

    New Illinois lottery tickets benefit fight against Multiple Sclerosis  WLS-TV

    One hundred percent of the proceeds from these special Illinois Lottery instant win games goes directly to fund cutting-edge MS research right here in Illinois.

    Mystery millionaire? $4 million Illinois Lottery prize remains unclaimed in Chicago  WLS-TV

    CHICAGO (WLS) -- The winner of a $4 million lottery prize sold at a Chicago gas station for a Mega Millions drawing is still unknown. If you think you bought a ...

    Illinois Lottery launches 2019 'MS Project' instant game  The Chicago Cusader

    The Illinois Lottery, in partnership with the Greater Illinois Chapter of the National MS Society and the Illinois Department of Public Health, has launched the ...

    Illinois Retailers Suffer During Lottery System Upgrade  NBC Chicago

    The Illinois Lottery's transition to a new central gaming system has caused troubles for some retailers, including overpayments to winners. Illinois Lottery ...

    Lottery Glitch Causes Stores To Lose, Players To Win Big  CBS Chicago

    CHICAGO (CBS) — A lottery ticket worth just a couple of dollars may have ended up worth hundreds. It's a glitch that is good for players but is costing stores ...

    Illinois Lottery Powerball Jackpot reaches $381 million  KWQC-TV6

    While no one won the jackpot winnings, more than 29100 Illinois players won prizes ranging from $4 to $50000.

    Southern Illinois man wins $2 million in Illinois lottery scratch off  Belleville News-Democrat

    Steven Repp of Southern Illinois won $2 million in the Illinois Lottery scratch off game 100X instant. He bought the ticket at Circle K in West Frankfort. A Granite ...

    Your Illinois News Radar » Dueling arguments  The Capitol Fax Blog

    Friday, Mar 22, 2019. * Catholic Conference of Illinois' statement on a Senate committee vote to repeal the state's parental notification of abortion law…

    Lottery for proposed solar projects in Macon County and across Illinois set for March  Herald & Review

    DECATUR — Hundreds of solar farm projects across Illinois, including several in Macon County, are vying for tax credits that will be decided in a lottery ...

    Winning Illinois Lottery ticket sold at Abingdon liquor store  Washington Times-Reporter

    ABINGDON — A winning lottery ticket was sold here at a liquor store Sunday.The Illinois Lottery says a person bought a ticket at Ma and Pa Liquors on South ...

    Community Solar Booms in Illinois, Sparking Fears of a Bust  Greentech Media News

    When the Illinois Power Authority opened applications for community solar projects in February, the state was flooded with nearly 2 gigawatts' worth of project ...

    Country legend Reba McEntire to perform at Illinois State Fair  khqa.com

    Entertainment legend Reba McEntire will perform at the 2019 Illinois State Fair! Reba will close out the 2019 Illinois State Fair with the final Illinois Lottery ...

    Abortion notification repeal clears Illinois Senate committee  The State Journal-Register

    Illinois Democrats are one step closer to repealing legislation requiring that a minor talk to her parent or guardian before getting an abortion.The bill, sponsored ...

    Social Media Specialist - Camelot Illinois  Built In Chicago

    Camelot Illinois is hiring for a Social Media Specialist in Chicago. Find more details about the job and how to apply at Built In Chicago.

    Lottery upgrade causing some statewide issues  Herald-Whig

    A technology upgrade for the Illinois Lottery has caused some issues for some retailers across the state, though the major issue has reportedly been corrected.

    Technology upgrades for IL lottery mean scratch-off winners will have to wait a little while longer to cash out  KSDK.com

    ILLINOIS, USA — Most of the time you can buy a scratch-off ticket, grab a coin or key and become an instant winner, but lottery players in Illinois will have to ...

    State incentives have solar energy surging in Illinois  Chicago Daily Herald

    State incentives promoting clean energy have unleashed a surge of proposed solar projects around the suburbs.

    Director of Public Relations - Camelot Illinois  Built In Chicago

    Camelot Illinois is hiring for a Director of Public Relations in Chicago. Find more details about the job and how to apply at Built In Chicago.

    Country music legend Reba McEntire closes Illinois State Fair lineup  WPSD Local 6

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Country Music Hall of Fame legend Reba McEntire will perform this summer at the Illinois State Fair. Officials say she will close out the ...

    $1,050,000 Lucky Day Lotto Jackpot Won!  The Chicago Cusader

    If you bought a Lucky Day Lotto ticket in Tinley Park, you may want to check it right away! A gas station in Tinley Park sold a $1050000 winning Lucky Day Lotto ...

    $1.7M up for grabs with new Illinois Lottery tickets  newschannel20.com

    Those looking for a little bit of luck 'o the Irish? Take a look at the new Lucky 7 instant tickets. Players have the chance to win more than $1. 7 million with the new ...

    Winning lottery ticket worth more than $1M sold in Tinley Park  WLS-TV

    Feeling lucky? You could be a millionaire! A winning Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $1050000 was sold in south suburban Tinley Park.

    Your Illinois News Radar » Simon Poll: More now think state is on right track, 66 percent back $15 minimum wage  The Capitol Fax Blog

    Thursday, Mar 21, 2019. * Paul Simon Public Policy Institute… At first, hearing that six in ten Illinois voters think the country is headed in the wrong direction, and ...

    Illinois bank robber, 82, gets jail, home confinement  Manteca Bulletin

    uBENTON, Ill. (AP) — An 82-year-old man who says he was desperate when he robbed an Illinois bank has been sentenced to 10 weekends in jail.

    Your Illinois News Radar » Unmentioned?  The Capitol Fax Blog

    Thursday, Feb 21, 2019. * Chicago Tribune editorial… The only way to save the pension funds, and protect taxpayers, is to amend the Illinois Constitution's ...

    The next money crop for farmers: Solar panels  The Washington Post

    ORION, Ill.— Randy DeBaillie pointed to the power meter on his snow-covered farm: Even on a foggy, monochromatic day, with the sun barely piercing the ...

    The bad bet: How Illinois bet on video gambling and lost  Chicago Sun-Times

    Legalizing video poker and slots was supposed to generate billions of dollars for the state of Illinois. After a decade, that hasn't happened. Yet now legislators ...

    'Little baby casinos': Huge growth in video gambling boosts Illinois gaming revenue to record levels, but at what cost?  Chicago Tribune

    Record video poker revenues keep gambling dollars flowing to Illinois government, a state report shows.

    State representative 'hopes' sports betting in Illinois ready for next NFL season  HOI ABC

    When Governor JB Pritzker was seeking office, he said that Illinois needed to find other sources of revenue to close the state's massive budget gap. One.

    New York, Illinois Among Prime Candidates For Online Gambling Legislation In 2019  OnlinePokerReport.com

    A preliminary rundown of the top five online gambling candidates for 2019: Connecticut, Illinois, Michigan, New York, and West Virginia.

    $4 million Illinois lottery prize remains unclaimed  newschannel20.com

    One lucky winner has just eight days left to claim a $4 million lottery prize. Illinois Lottery officials say the ticket was sold at a Chicago gas station on February 23, ...

    Changes coming to Illinois Lottery  Chicago Defender

    Last year, Camelot Illinois became the new operator and manager of the Illinois Lottery. And now, patrons can begin to look for many changes to the lottery.

    Illinois Lottery Giving Away Mega Millions Tickets in Chicago Friday  NBC Chicago

    As the Mega Millions jackpot reaches the $1 billion mark, the Illinois Lottery plans to celebrate by giving away hundreds of tickets outside of Chicago's ...

    Editorial: Illinois all-in on all the good gambling will do  Quad-Cities Online

    Change is coming to Illinois -- a higher minimum wage first, soon to be followed by the legalization of marijuana.

    Chicago man wins $20.8M Illinois Lottery prize after buying first scratch off ticket  WLS-TV

    A Chicago man has won a prize worth $20.8 million after getting a winning scratch off ticket, the Illinois Lottery said Wednesday.

    Scratch off winners won't get paid in Illinois, for now  week.com

    Due to equipment upgrades, winners of scratch off Illinois lottery tickets will have to wait a bit. Because they won't get paid immediately, as is typical for that style ...

    Some stores having problems with new lottery machines  The State Journal-Register

    Several area lottery outlets said Tuesday they're having problems with new terminals installed by the private vendor hired by the state to run the Lottery.At one ...

    Illinois woman claims $2M won through Iowa Lottery  Chicago Sun-Times

    Hays told lottery officials that she intends to buy a house and a new car with her winnings and set some aside for retirement.

    Illinois Lottery Celebrates 55 Lucky Players Who Won Prizes Of $1 Million Or More In 2018  The Chicago Cusader

    For the ninth consecutive year, more than 50 Illinois Lottery players claimed prizes of $1 million or more. Fifty-five players claimed an Illinois Lottery prize of at ...

    Illinois Lottery reports record-breaking sales for October  RiverBender.com

    CHICAGO Illinois Lottery officials today announced that sales for October 2018 were the highest monthly sales in the department's history at $345128919,

    Iowa's second big lottery winner this month is from Illinois  Des Moines Register

    A $2 million Powerball win from a ticket purchased at a Hy-Vee in Burlington was claimed Monday by an Illinois woman, according to Iowa Lottery.

    Illinois Lottery 'Aware' of Issue With Pick 3, Pick 4 Tickets  NBC Chicago

    Several lottery players in Illinois were unable to purchase Pick 3 and Pick 4 tickets from retailers Tuesday, just before the midday drawing.

    Illinois Lottery Giving Away Free Tickets for $548M Mega Millions Drawing  NBC Chicago

    The Illinois Lottery is giving away hundreds of free tickets for the massive Mega Millions drawing Friday in downtown Chicago.

    $1M-Winning Powerball Ticket Sold in Illinois  NBC Chicago

    One lucky Illinoisan just put an exclamation point on their holiday week.

    Commission: Adding video gambling was like adding 24 new casinos  Chicago Daily Herald

    A state commission says the allowance of video gambling in Illinois was the equivalent of adding 24 new casinos.

    Millennials and market saturation raise doubts about new casino push  Peoria Journal Star

    As City Hall and Springfield flirt yet again with gambling expansion, the odds of that wager translating into a payoff for taxpayers appear to get longer and longer.

    ‘Sweepstakes’ machines turn the tables on Illinois’ video poker law  Chicago Sun-Times

    Thanks to these 'slot-style' machines, Illinois has become studded with what effectively are mini-casinos in gas stations, convenience stores and even a ...

    Springfield is the video gaming capital of Illinois  Peoria Journal Star

    Springfield remained the video gaming capital of Illinois in 2018, boasting the most video gaming terminals of any municipality in the state.This is the fifth ...

    Op-Ed: Another Illinois lawmaker hits the pension lottery  Illinois News Network

    State Rep. Lou Lang, D-Skokie, announced his retirement days before he was slated to start his 17th term in Springfield last week.

    Mystery Millionaire Has 1 Month Left to Claim $4M Ill. Lottery Prize  NBC Chicago

    Illinois lottery officials are searching for a mystery millionaire who has just one month left to come forward. The winner of a $4 million prize sold at a Chicago gas ...

    Illinois Woman Claims $2 Million Won In Iowa Lottery  CBS Chicago

    BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) — An Illinois woman has claimed the $2 million she won in the Iowa Lottery Powerball game. The Iowa Lottery says 49-year-old Lisa ...

    Chicago Mayor Again Pitches Illinois Casino Expansion To Ease Budget Shortfall  OnlinePokerReport.com

    Outgoing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants Illinois lawmakers to move on a proposed city-owned casino to ease the growing pension shortfall.

    Illinois, federal tax rate combine on lottery jackpot at 47 percent  Illinois News Network

    The holder of a jackpot-winning lottery ticket isn't the only one who will get a windfall – the federal and state governments also get a big chunk.

    Lottery website down for maintenance - News  The State Journal-Register

    Those looking to see if they have won it big will have to wait until Tuesday.The Illinois Lottery website is down to due to planned maintenance, according to a ...

    Berg: Another Illinois lawmaker hits the pension lottery  Chicago Tribune

    Lou Lang, D-Skokie, announced his retirement days before he was slated to start his 17th term in Springfield last week. But he won't be leaving the Statehouse.

    'Lottery ticket' comment highlights potential pitfall of Illinois solar program  Energy News Network

    As Illinois regulators consider final rules for a highly anticipated community solar incentive program, a developer's recent misstep illustrates the intense ...

    Can Illinois Handle a 2000% Jump in Solar Capacity? We’re About to Find Out.  InsideClimate News

    Illinois is about to learn what it takes to manage a nearly 20-fold increase in solar power. A new state law requires utilities to dramatically increase their ...

    Combined $658 million in jackpots up for grabs in Illinois Lottery this weekend  RiverBender.com

    CHICAGO — Players have the chance to win a combined $658 million in estimated jackpots this weekend! The jackpot in tonight's Mega Millions.

    Illinois Lottery slips into Christmas spirit in ad campaign from OKRP  Chicago Business Journal

    In something of a shocker, the Illinois Lottery and its ad agency of record O'Keefe Reinhard & Paul Chicago (OKRP) have ditched the all-out humor and are ...

    Asset transfers and consolidation eyed for Illinois pensions  Bond Buyer

    CHICAGO — Pension fund consolidation and asset transfers are emerging as focal points in Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker's search for solutions to the state's pension ...

    Illinois Lottery to Give Away Free Mega Millions Tickets in Milan  KWQC-TV6

    MILAN, Ill. (KWQC) — The dream is still alive for people playing the Mega Millions lottery. The Illinois lottery wants to help some 900 lottery players chase those ...

    Trump Administration Takes Aim At Online Gambling In Sudden Wire Act Reversal  Above the Law

    Very little of what Donald Trump does or says makes sense. But his administration's repeated attempts to limit or shut down various forms of gambling in the ...

    Illinois lawmakers to consider sports betting during Wednesday hearing  Herald & Review

    SPRINGFIELD — Whether Illinois should enter the world of sports and fantasy betting will be on the table for a hearing to be held Wednesday in Springfield.

    Head of Illinois Lottery leaves to run Connecticut Lottery  Chicago Tribune

    The acting director of the Illinois Lottery is leaving to take a similar job in Connecticut.

    Illinois Lottery players buy $75 million in tickets during Mega Millions run  Illinois News Network

    You may not have won anything in the latest Mega Millions drawing, but the state of Illinois certainly did.

    When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US  SB Nation

    The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...

    Searching For Clues About Which States Will Pass New Sports Betting Bills In 2019  Legal Sports Report

    Congress will go back into session this week and state legislatures throughout the country will follow shortly thereafter. When they do, legal sports betting will ...

    MGM May Be Done With Its Illinois Casino, But It Isn’t Done With Illinois  PlayUSA

    MGM Resorts International has finally completed its sale of the Grand Victoria Casino. Eldorado Resorts is now the proud owner of the Elgin, Illinois property.

    Illinois lottery  Chron.com

    SPRINGFIELD (AP) — These Illinois lotteries were drawn Friday: LuckyDay Lotto Midday. Recommended Video. Speed. Normal. Quality. Auto. Quality. Speed.

    New Illinois lottery scratch-off ticket to help families of wounded and fallen police officers  WQAD Moline

    SPRINGFIELD, Illinois (Illinois News Network) — The newest Illinois Lottery scratch-off game will help support programs and initiatives for the families of fallen or ...

    Illinois Lottery and O'Keefe Reinhard & Paul pull genie out of the hat  Chicago Business Journal

    The Illinois Lottery and ad agency of record O'Keefe Reinhard and Paul Chicago (OKRP) have introduced a grumpy genie to help generate robust sales for a ...

    Illinois lottery director leaving for more money in Connecticut ahead of election  Illinois News Network

    The top state official at the Illinois Lottery is leaving to take a higher paying job running Connecticut's lottery. One Illinois state Representative said it's good news ...

    Harwood Heights gas station sells Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $850K  Chicago Tribune

    A gas station in Harwood Heights sold a Lucky Day Lotto ticket worth $850000 in the Wednesday, Dec. 26, midday drawing, according to a news release from ...

    Gov. J.B. Pritzker's administration considering selling state buildings and land to pay for pensions  Chicago Tribune

    Gov. J.B. Pritzker's administration issued a plan Thursday to deal with Illinois' chronically underfunded public pensions that called for injecting more cash from a ...

    Two Illinois tickets match 5 of 6 numbers in Mega Millions lottery  WREX-TV

    Chicago (NBC) – Mega Millions says 15 tickets matched five out of the six numbers in Friday night's drawing—and two of those tickets were sold in Illinois.

    Illinois Lottery encourages responsible gaming in holiday campaign  FOX Illinois

    The Illinois Lottery is reminding you to be responsible this holiday season when gifting lottery tickets. The Illinois Lottery is teaming up with lotteries in the U. S. ...

    Illinois Lottery giving away 900 free Mega Millions tickets in the Quad Cities  WQAD Moline

    MILAN, Illinois - The Illinois Lottery has given away 900 free Mega Millions tickets at the HyVee Foods in Milan, IL. Thursday, October 18, 2018, from 10 a.m. - 2 ...

    Illinois man claims $1M Mega Millions prize in Iowa  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

    COLFAX, Iowa - An Illinois man who bought a Mega Millions ticket in central Iowa's Jasper County has claimed a $1 million prize. Iowa Lottery officials say ...

    New Illinois Lottery operator unveils big plans  Crain's Chicago Business

    The British firm that just took day-to-day control of the languishing Illinois Lottery is promising a major new "lifetime" game, an increased focus on web sales and ...

    Man who bought $1 million Mega Millions winner in Iowa already had a ticket. 'Something' told him to buy another.  Des Moines Register

    A Quad Cities area man who purchased a $1 million Mega Millions prize in October was one number off from winning more than a billion dollars.

    Note To Lottery Winners: Don't Tell Roommates You Won $10 Million  NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS

    The last few weeks have been a roller coaster ride of emotions for a California lottery player who, on Dec. 20, believed himself to be the winner of a $10.

    Illinois Lottery practice of selling tickets after top prizes are gone could end under proposed law change  The State Journal-Register

    CHICAGO — The Illinois Lottery would have to provide players with daily updates on how many top prizes remain in scratch-off games — and wouldn't be able ...

    Illinois Lottery gives away Mega Millions tickets ahead of near-record jackpot drawing  Chicago Tribune

    The Illinois Lottery gives away 970 Mega Millions lottery tickets in a ticket grab machine at the Thompson Center, Oct. 19, 2018, ahead of the $970 million.

    Illinois Lottery features 2018 'Carolyn Adams Ticket for the Cure'  KWQC-TV6

    CHICAGO (KWQC) — The Illinois Lottery is featuring the 2018 Carolyn Adams Ticket for the Cure in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Since 2006 ...

    Spurred By State Incentives, Solar Panel Farms Are Coming To Illinois  WILL News - Illinois Public Media

    Maybe you've noticed wind farms --- groupings of large wind turbines --- when driving through parts of rural Illinois. In time, the state's countryside will also be ...

    Illinois Making Last-Minute Effort To Legalize Online Gambling, Sports Betting, Fantasy Sports  OnlinePokerReport.com

    This is a developing story and will be updated. A last-minute effort to legalize online gambling, sports betting and daily fantasy sports in Illinois surfaced on ...

    Is The Illinois Lottery Pulling A Fast One On Scratch-Off Customers?  PlayUSA

    The Illinois Lottery has landed itself in some hot water with players and consumer advocacy groups by following a policy to continue to sell scratch and win ...