By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — It was another record year for the Pennsylvania Lottery.READ MORE: Uncertainty Surrounds New Omicron Variant: 'We Don't Have Answers Yet'
During the last fiscal year, the lottery brought in $1.3 billion to benefit older Pennsylvanians.READ MORE: 2 Injured After Stabbing In Pittsburgh's Arlington Heights Neighborhood
It’s also the tenth straight year the lottery has generated more than a billion dollars for senior programs.MORE NEWS: Labor Secretary Marty Walsh Says Build Back Better Will Help Retrain Workers For Pittsburgh's Jobs Of The Future
The lottery sold more than $5.3 billion in scratch-off tickets and daily drawing tickets.