Fasano Statement on CT Lottery Corp. Chairman’s Resignation

May 15, 2017

Hartford Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano (R-North Haven) released the following statement regarding the resignation of Frank Farricker as both Chairman of the Board and Interim President and CEO of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation.

“I am glad to hear that Mr. Farricker did the right thing by resigning from his positions within the Connecticut Lottery Corporation. I hope that this marks the beginning of a new era for the lottery to begin the process of earning back the public’s trust. I again want to thank Senator Tony Guglielmo and Representative Joe Verrengia for organizing the hearings on the Lottery Corp. and ranking member Representative J.P. Sredzinski and fellow committee members for participating in these efforts to bring about more transparency and answers. I look forward to seeing the lottery move forward and conduct a successful search for its new president.”