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Friday, July 24, 2009

A letter to Ernie P.

Posted By on Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 3:14 PM

Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families has written a letter to Ernie Passailaigue, the Arkansas lottery director.

It's worth a read. It congratulates Ernie on his pay, because, surely, it means the state will be paying others advancing the interests of children in a commensurate fashion -- teachers, conselors, etc. It suggests saving money by cutting the marketing budget, but it also suggests spending money on problem gambling. Tongue a bit in cheek here, in other words.

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