Powerball Winning Numbers For Saturday, Dec 25, 2021

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In the early post-independence era, legislators generally authorized lotteries to fund schools, roads, bridges, and other public performs. Evangelical reformers in the 1830s started denouncing lotteries on moral grounds and petitioned legislatures and constitutional conventions to ban them. Recurring lottery scandals and a general backlash against legislative corruption following the Panic of 1837 also contributed to anti-lottery sentiments.

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