We’ve all heard the story of the lottery operator who was able to pull off a massive jackpot, even though they didn’t pay their bills.
But what if that jackpot was for the whole country?
In this case, the operator of the $5 billion jackpot in the US lottery Powerball, has pulled off a miracle.
The jackpot has been spread over several states, even going all the way to Hawaii.
But the US was the only place that was able the payout to all of the people in America, as the winner has been revealed.
It all started with a lottery operator named Kevin C. Broussard, who was unable to pay the bills on time.
The US jackpot is worth $5.4 billion.
The operator of Powerball was able just over half of that.
Broussards daughter, Kaitlyn, said the company had to pay about $6.3 million in legal fees.
She said the winnings would go to victims of domestic violence and to help children.
“It’s a tremendous feeling of achievement,” she said.
I’m so happy that we can share that.””
It’s the most awesome feeling.
I’m so happy that we can share that.”
The payout has been shared widely on social media.ABC/wiresTopics:hollywood-and-entertainment,business-economics-and,lauren-fournier,lifestyle-and/or-culture,golf,united-statesFirst posted October 23, 2019 13:55:00