Sheldon Adelson Is A Low-Information Billionaire, ApparentlyAt first, Adelson pumped money into Winning Our Future, the super PAC supporting Newt Gingrich, but now he is funding groups backing Mitt Romney and congressional Republicans. Adelson is ranked on the <em>Forbes</em> list of the richest Americans ...
Sheldon Adelson's $100 Million Union BustAdelson donated millions to Newt Gingrich's ego in the Republican primary, then switched his allegiance to Mitt Romney's cause, donating $20 million to the biggest Romney super-PAC, Restore Our Future, which with just three words and $142 million ...
The Method to Sheldon Adelson's MadnessSo why did Sheldon Adelson spend a nine-figure amount on behalf of Republicans? Perhaps for the same reason that someone with much less wealth sent $100 to Mitt Romney: because he strongly dislikes Barack Obama and giving the money makes him ...
First on CNN: Sheldon Adelson to attend Romney election night eventWashington (CNN) - Mega Republican donor Sheldon Adelson will attend Mitt Romney's election night event in Boston Tuesday evening, CNN has learned.
Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson's donations to Mitt Romney put spotlight on MacauIn a wrongful termination lawsuit, the former head of Sands operations in Macau has accused billionaire gambling mogul and Republican supporter Sheldon Adelson of links to organized crime, approving prostitution in his casinos, and making questionable ...
Sheldon Adelson Election Total Neared $150 Million: ReportA longtime Newt Gingrich backer, Adelson and his family helped sustain the former Speaker of the House's campaign with more than $20 million to a pro-Gingrich Super PAC.
Sheldon Adelson speaksVia Election Law Blog, Norwegian TV got a very brief interview with Sheldon Adelson as the casino magnate and billionaire Republican donor left Mitt Romney's election night event in Boston on Tuesday night. Asked how he thought the millions of dollars ...
Sheldon Adelson had a bad nightAmerican businessman Sheldon Adelson walks with his wife Miriam Ochsorn after Mitt Romney delivered a speech in Jerusalem, Sunday, July 29, 2012.
Sheldon Adelson's Self-Defeating MeddlingJust to underscore the point, the Adelson announcement came as the Republican candidate, Mitt Romney, was traveling to Israel to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, another one of the magnate's favored politicians.
Adelson's return on political investment lackingLas Vegas Sands CEO and Chairman Sheldon Adelson, shown in this April 26, 2012, file photo, is backing a Republican group trying to persuade Jewish voters in battleground states to support presidential candidate Mitt Romney. By Anjeanette Damon ...
Olmert: Netanyahu Interfered in US Elections for Adelson... on Wednesday former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert accused Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of blatantly interfering in favor of Republican nominee Mitt Romney, adding that he did so in the name of Netanyahu and Romney-backer Sheldon Adelson.
'Adelson gave impression Israel backed Romney'Finance Minister Yuval Steinitz said Saturday that US billionaire Sheldon Adelson's financial contributions to the campaign of presidential candidate Mitt Romney gave the false impression that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu interfered in the US ...
On Strip, Searching for Super-PAC ManAnd no one has been able to afford a bigger shroud this year than Sheldon Adelson, the casino magnate whose slot-machine empire stretches from the 24-hour blur of the strip here to the Chinese protectorate of Macau.
How casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson secretly spent $150million in futile ...His apparent aim was to unseat Obama and help Republican lawmakers take back control of Congress after the November 6 elections, but his spending failed with Obama defeating Mitt Romney and the Democrats retaining the Senate. Power: The ...
Romney, Richard Nixon and Las Vegas Cash: A Hidden History Repeats ItselfThat scenario doesn't just apply to Mitt Romney and casino mogul Sheldon Adelson—it also describes the support that billionaire Howard Hughes gave to Richard Nixon, decades earlier.
Who will win the Adelson primary?Politico's Ken Vogel reports today that potential candidates of both parties have already started courting potential donors, including Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson. Adelson is the top prize for any GOP White House hopeful, with pockets deep ...
Why Sheldon Adelson Spend $150 Million On the 2012 ElectionDuring the election, Adelson told Politico that the Justice Department investigation, and the way he felt treated by prosecutors, was a primary motivation for his investment in Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and other GOP candidates ...
Already? 2016 Hopefuls Buddy Up to Big DonorsIn this July 29, 2012, file photo, businessman Sheldon Adelson is seated before Mitt Romney delivers a speech in Jerusalem.
Adelson spent $150 million on US elections: reportWASHINGTON - US casino magnate Sheldon Adelson spent $150 million, much more than previously thought, on funding Republican hopefuls in an unsuccessful bid to stop Barack Obama winning a second term, a report said Monday.
Inside the Beltway: Fluke, PSY and the roverThe 40-name roster includes GOP-friendly billionaire donor Sheldon Adelson, Mitt Romney, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and NASA's Mars Rover spacecraft, along with President Obama, Korean "Gangnam Style" rapper Psy and Sandra Fluke.