The winning number for Powerball's $500 million jackpot will be drawn tonight.
One hundred and ten thousand tickets are being sold every minute, with revenue from sales expected to top $1 billion dollars.
Secretary of the Florida Lottery Cynthia F. O'Connell joins Starting Point live from Tallahassee, Florida this morning to discuss the public excitement over tonight's drawing.
Starting Point airs weekdays from 7am to 9am ET on CNN. Check in often to join the daily conversation.