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Lottery defies downturn
Despite the poor economy, the Colorado Lottery managed to post its second best sales performance during fiscal year 2009. Sales totaled $493.4 million for the year ended June 30. The Lottery also returned $119.6 million to the state, the third best year in terms of proceeds. “I think we’ve weathered the storm well,” said Colorado Lottery Director Jack Boehm. …