Pa. Lawmaker Seeks Authority Over Lottery Privatization Bid

Law360, Philadelphia (November 16, 2012, 3:43 PM EST) -- As Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett advances plans to hire a private manager for the state lottery, a top Democratic state lawmaker said Thursday that he would introduce legislation that would give the General Assembly the power to approve any privatization of government services.

Rep. Tony DeLuca, D-Pittsburgh, the chair of the Democratic caucus in the state House of Representatives, said that he intended to introduce the bill once the new legislative session picks up in January. Corbett's administration, meanwhile, has said it hopes to be able...
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