September 28, 2009 | Posted in Arkansas Lottery | By

This video is the first in a series exploring the truth about Arkansas’ new lottery.

This video discusses specifically what happened in South Carolina after the establishment of its lottery.  To summarize, the South Carolina Lottery caused inflation where college tuition was concerned; the ease with which many students received scholarship dollars caused South Carolina’s colleges and universities to raise tuition prices, making the lottery overall very ineffective at helping students attend college.

Jerry is the founder and president of Family Council. He began Family Council in 1989 after a successful effort to amend the Arkansas Constitution to prevent the use of public funds for abortions. He and his wife reside in Little Rock. They have four sons.

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