Time for Alabama lotto has hit, maybe

Is the Alabama Legislature ready to allow Alabama voters another opportunity to vote on a lottery bill? I wouldn't count on it but the timing seems right and I like the concept State Sen. Jim McClendon is proposing a bill that would split the lottery proceeds between the Education Trust Fund and the General Fund.

Currently Alabama is one of six states that do not have a lottery. It will soon become one of five states that don't have a lottery because the Mississippi Legislature has already paved the way for a lottery there.

I bring this up now as Alabamians were flocking like birds this wee...