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Florida Lottery Gets a Makeover

   It's been 25 years since Florida voters authorized the lottery through a constitutional amendment.

Secretary Cynthia O'Connell, who was appointed by Governor Rick Scott, wants to freshen up the lottery and bring it into the digital age.

Times/Herald reporter Katie Sanders says O'Connell wants to revitalize the lottery's website and build a social media presence.