Sheldon Adelson is world's richest gambling
World Casino DirectorySheldon Adelson is world's richest gambling industry billionareWorld Casino DirectorySheldon Adelson, owner of the Las Vegas Sands Corp. gambling company, has been named the world's richest gambling billionaire, according to Forbes Magazine. With his $30.4 billion fortune, Adelson is the 20th wealthiest person in the world. The Forbes ...
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 6:25 am
Off Shore Gaming Association - Off Shore
Off Shore Gaming Assocation (blog)Off Shore Gaming AssociationOff Shore Gaming Assocation (blog)It's well known that Sheldon Adelson has made it his mandate to pass the Restoration of America's Wire Act (RAWA) which would change the 2011 Dpartment of Justice (DoJ) opinion that the Wire Act only applies to sports betting, thereby making all forms ...
Posted on 24 March 2017 | 11:00 am
Adelson tops list of wealthy Southern
Las Vegas Review-JournalAdelson tops list of wealthy Southern NevadansLas Vegas Review-JournalSheldon Adelson remains the richest man in Las Vegas and ranks 20th among billionaires worldwide. That's according to Forbes' latest annual list of billionaires, which featured other Southern Nevadans in the casino business, sports and the restaurant ...Sheldon Adelson Tops 2017 Casino Billionaires ListCasino.Org NewsSheldon Adelson loses $622m, likely under the sofa cushionsCalvinAyre.comSheldon Adelson Listed Number One on Forbes Magazine's List of Gambling BillionairesLegalUSPokerSites.comGambling Insider - In-depth Analysis for the Gaming Industry -GGRAsia -Tight Pokerall 31 news articles »
Posted on 21 March 2017 | 5:17 pm
Sheldon Adelson Rumor: Casino Mogul Wants
Sheldon Adelson Rumor: Casino Mogul Wants Wynn Resort, Steve Wynn's Stocks Get a BoostCardsChat.comEven if Sheldon Adelson actually does have an interest in purchasing Wynn Resorts, will he pull the trigger on the deal? If his recent history is any indication, the answer is no. The billionaire Republican lobbyist who despises online poker was ...
Posted on 19 March 2017 | 12:48 pm
Sheldon Adelson To Honor Mark Cuban - Fast
ForwardSheldon Adelson To Honor Mark Cuban - Fast Forward – Forward.comForwardTop Trump donor Sheldon Adelson will award top Trump critic Mark Cuban with a special award at a fundraiser for Adelson's Jewish day school.and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 11:57 am
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