Fire McMaster, Urges Pro-Israel Group Backed
The InterceptFire McMaster, Urges Pro-Israel Group Backed by Sheldon AdelsonThe InterceptPresident Donald Trump's White House is being put in the awkward position of having to choose sides between major donors and its own senior staffers. On Wednesday night, a right-wing, pro-Israel lobby group funded largely by the Adelson family — which ...Poynter, Facebook's Arbiter of 'Fake News,' Sees Jewish Conspiracy to Purge HR McMasterBreitbart Newsall 4 news articles »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 12:34 pm
How Sheldon Adelson uses the media to punish
Poynter (blog)How Sheldon Adelson uses the media to punish those he dislikesPoynter (blog)It's Trump partisan and ginormous Republican donor Sheldon Adelson. As it revels in the attack on McMaster, Breitbart might now check some of Adelson's media holdings, including the Las Vegas Review-Journal and Israel Hayom (Israel Today). It's all the ...and more »
Posted on 10 August 2017 | 4:33 am
Supreme Court orders Netanyahu to release
New York TimesSupreme Court orders Netanyahu to release some details of Sheldon Adelson callsCleveland Jewish NewsJERUSALEM (JTA) — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu must disclose the dates and lengths of the phone conversations he had with billionaire American Sheldon Adelson, publisher of the pro-Netanyahu daily newspaper Israel Hayom. The Supreme ...What a Difference a Witness MakesThe American ProspectFor Israel's Netanyahu, a legal net tightens and talk turns to an agile political survivor's possible demiseLos Angeles TimesNetanyahu accuses Israeli left, media of trying to oust himReutersTRUNEWS -New York Post -The Hill -The Jerusalem Postall 184 news articles »
Posted on 8 August 2017 | 5:30 am
At Sheldon Adelson's Hotel - Haaretz
HaaretzAt Sheldon Adelson's HotelHaaretzToward the bottom is Adelson (“So Israel won't be a democratic state, so what?”), and immediately below him George Soros. The former made his money from gambling, the latter from hedge funds, which is roughly the same thing. Many people, including in ...
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 5:34 pm
Bernie Sanders says Sheldon Adelson brags
Jewish Telegraphic AgencyBernie Sanders says Sheldon Adelson brags about being greedy ...Jewish Telegraphic AgencySheldon Adelson appears in an attack video posted on Bernie Sanders' Facebook page. (Screenshot from Facebook). (JTA) — Bernie Sanders may hope to be ...and more »
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 12:30 pm
How Sheldon Adelson Made Las Vegas Sands an
If you talk about Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) with people of a certain age, they'll immediately think back to the beginnings of the Las Vegas Strip and the Sands Hotel and Casino's contribution to the origins of what made the Nevada gaming mecca what it is today.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 3:09 pm
Sen. Menendez traded political favors for
Watch Video | Listen to the Audio RELATED LINKS Sen. Bob Menendez indicted on federal corruption charges Ex-Virginia governor, wife found guilty of corruption Did GOP Money Man Sheldon Adelson Violate Bribery Law? GWEN IFILL: The Justice Department announced today, that, for the first time since the 1980 Abscam scandal, it is indicting a sitting U.S. senator on federal bribery charges. For more ...
Posted on 1 April 2015 | 4:50 pm
Adelson Upset With Bush Over Baker Comments
Sheldon Adelson “is said to be incensed” over former Secretary of State James Baker’s comments about Israel “and the lack of pressure put on him by the Jeb Bush team before his address — a significant concern, given that Mr. [...]
Posted on 28 March 2015 | 10:05 am
The Political Kingmaker Nobody Knows
FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. — The tiny bottles of 5-hour Energy that made Manoj Bhargava a billionaire are just about everywhere. But the Princeton dropout and former Hindu monk is nearly invisible. Bhargava’s investment firm ETC Capital gave $2.5 million to the Republican Governors Association last year, joining conservative billionaires Sheldon Adelson and David Koch on…
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:18 am
In Congress, debate over banning online
In a choose-your-own-facts debate, a Sheldon Adelson-backed bill to ban online gaming got its first airing in Congress with a controversial hearing.
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 5:07 pm
Sheldon Adelson And The Wave Of TV Ads
Parse those words very carefully, avoid the grammatical trap of assuming that a Saudi Arabian lobbyist would be Saudi Arabian, and you might grasp that the ads, though organized by the said lobbyist, may or may not have any connection to Saudi Arabia.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 9:35 pm
A right-wing political group, whose founder has ties to Sheldon Adelson, has been quietly mounting a challenge to the US Department of Justice’s most recent opinion on the Wire Act which states that the law only applies to sports betting. Judicial Watch ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:12 pm
Christie to lobby Booker on Iran, with
Both Boteach and U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.), one of only two Democratic senators so far to oppose the agreement, have received financial support from casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, chief executive of Las Vegas Sands and a strong supporter of ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:49 pm
Daily Kickoff: Rabin hosts Hillary | Donald
Didn't want to look like POTUS persuaded. Reid had said he'd wait 'til Sept... There goes his career as a Sheldon Adelson lobbyist." [Twitter] ADELSON PRIMARY -- Jeb's wife Columba Bush writes in the Las Vegas Review-Journal: "I recently had the privilege ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 4:05 pm
Harry Reid Declares Support For Iran Deal
Prominent GOP donor and Las Vegas casino mogul Sheldon Adelson has actively campaigned against the deal, and some speculated that he would try to lobby Reid to oppose the agreement. Reid said that he had spoken to Adelson but declined to discuss the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:15 am
Ex-Sands exec Weidner details deal making in
During a second stint on the witness stand Thursday, the former president of casino giant Las Vegas Sands detailed how the company gained its foothold in China.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 12:32 pm
Casino mogul says even wealthy deserve
Casino tycoon and GOP super donor Sheldon Adelson delivered a business lesson on Monday during testimony in a multimillion dollar breach of contract case.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 3:01 pm
Venetian Macau sues 2 gamblers over $4.5M in
U.S. billionaire Sheldon Adelson's flagship Macau casino is suing two mainland Chinese high rollers over debts worth millions in a case that provides a rare glimpse into the VIP culture that powers the gambling enclave.
Posted on 24 January 2013 | 10:23 pm
Election hits $2B mark amid last-minute
Remarkable for its last-minute surge of contributions, the U.S. presidential election witnessed unprecedented sums of cash boosting two men in their quest for the White House. It was a cost that surpassed $2 billion and sometimes came with the cloak of an
Posted on 6 December 2012 | 1:47 pm
Money men: Who are top 5 donors to Romney?
For a casino mogul worth an estimated $25 billion, $34.2 million may sound like chump change. Yet that's how much money Sheldon Adelson has donated so far to aid Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney and organizations supporting Romney this el
Posted on 19 October 2012 | 1:37 am
Open Question: Why do Conservatives hate
Whats the difference? Sheldon Adelson spent $93 million on the 2012 election.
Posted on 21 September 2015 | 4:34 am
Resolved Question: Who is the real ruler of
Posted on 27 May 2015 | 4:28 pm
Resolved Question: Why did Sheldon Adelson
As a casino owner, he knows about taking risks; but declined to gamble on the likes of Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, and Ron Paul. Isn't that a rather telling sign? @ Rebel: LMAO! Bachman is a walking gaff bag capable who's capable of making W. Bush seem intelligent!
Posted on 4 April 2014 | 1:41 am
Resolved Question: Is Sheldon Adelson
The casino billionaire and Republican
kingmaker Sheldon Adelson met several 2016 G.O.P. candidates available
for purchase over the weekend, but decided to buy none of them, Adelson
After hearing speeches by Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, New Jersey
Governor Chris Christie, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, and several
others who were for sale, Mr. Adelson concluded that none of them are
“I don’t want to spend millions on another loser,” said Adelson, who
purchased both Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney in 2012.
The casino magnate was scathing in his assessment of the candidates he
declined to buy, calling them “a third-rate grab bag of has-beens and
"I guess the Republican Party is thinking, Here comes crazy old Sheldon,
he’ll blow his money on the first washed-out wingnut we throw out
there,” Adelson said. “Well, guess again.”
Posted on 31 March 2014 | 5:14 am
Resolved Question: Wonder what Con Hero
Why stashing money for international drug kingpins, of course!
Gee, I wonder why fix news hasn't been talking about this?
Posted on 29 August 2013 | 10:39 am