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  • Where all of that lottery money goes

    The jackpot for Wednesday's Powerball drawing is up to a record $550 million. But that's nothing compared to what we spend in pursuit of the winning ticket – a total of $65.5 billion in the last year alone. Here's the breakdown of how the money from lottery ticket sales gets spent.

    - Nov 28, 2012 11:45 AM ET
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