Louisiana Benefits From Lottery
When there are millions on the table Louisiana benefits.
While the state doesn't get a cut of the cash, it does get some of money spent while people try to win.
Every month the Louisiana Lottery gives the state thirty five percent of the money spent on lottery tickets.
This money goes towards K through12 public education.
During the second quarter of the 2012 fiscal year, the lottery handed over 36 million dollars.