State governments in the United States are those republics formed by citizens in the jurisdiction thereof as provided by the United States Constitution, with the original 13 states forming the first Articles of Confederation, and later the aforementioned Constitution. Within the U.S. constitution are provisions as to the formation of new states within the Union.
The Missouri Lottery is run by the government of Missouri. It is a charter member of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL), whose first drawing was held in 1988.
The Nebraska Lottery is run by the government of Nebraska. It is a member of the Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL). Its games include Mega Millions, Powerball, 2by2, Nebraska Pick 5, Pick 3, and MyDaY.
Unique to Nebraska are municipal lotteries, which predate the Nebraska Lottery itself. These are keno games, which are not part of the Nebraska Lottery.
The Minnesota State Lottery is the official lottery of Minnesota. The minimum age to purchase its tickets is 18.