12 06, 2019

Gov. Gavin Newsom Names New California Lottery Director

2019-06-12T09:17:52-04:00

On June 11, California Governor Gavin Newsom announced Alva Vernon Johnson, 51, of Elk Grove, has been appointed director of the California State Lottery. He replaces outgoing director hugo Lopez. Johnson was director of intergovernmental affairs for the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians from 2016 to 2018. He was executive director of governmental affairs and [...]

Gov. Gavin Newsom Names New California Lottery Director2019-06-12T09:17:52-04:00
28 02, 2019

California Lottery Testing Increasing Same Day Cash Out Prize Amount

2019-02-28T12:08:13-05:00

The California Lottery is piloting "Instant Winnings." The lottery has the option to give players same day checks for any prize under $1,000. Previously, it could only could give out $599, however, this did not require a claims form, and still does not, after the implementation of "Instant Winnings." On the other hand, the pilot [...]

California Lottery Testing Increasing Same Day Cash Out Prize Amount2019-02-28T12:08:13-05:00