Should Maine’s lottery be expanded?

Posted Oct. 19, 2009, at 5:02 p.m.

Maine has the opportunity to add another high-jackpot lottery game to its offerings.

Should another game be added? Are lottery revenues disproportionately impacting poorer, less educated Mainers? Or should the state not stand in the way of people gambling as much as they want through lotteries? Is the lottery a good way to fund state