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Local Lottery Funds Back In

House cuts out plan to share the pain of reduced revenue

February 28, 2014
By IAN HICKS Staff Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

WHEELING - Under pressure from cities and counties faced with losing millions in annual revenue, the House of Delegates stripped a provision to cut local governments' gambling funds from Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin's lottery appropriations bill before approving it by a nearly three-to-one margin Wednesday.

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