House Bill 171 offers lawmakers an attractive source of state and local government revenue. But is it worth it?
On the heels of bonuses and pay raises, the Lottery Corporation transferred much less revenue to the state in July than past quarters.
As Wyoming enters the lottery business, is it providing for the addicts it might help create?
Wyoming needs to encourage people to play its lottery responsibly by setting limits and treating it as entertainment, not as an investment that will eventually pay off if they keep playing more.