Adelson's Reported Pledge: $35m

The business tycoon is expected to dole out cash to Crossroads, Young Guns Network and others.

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    “Adelson’s Online Gambling Ban Losing Political Steam.” The full text of the letter sent by the 11 groups can be seen here. Online gambling is certainly outside of Norquist’s bread & butter issue, taxes, but even though he can’t wave a pledge in ...
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    But for casino magnate Sheldon Adelson ... reported Thursday that Adelson, whose net worth is estimated at approximately $40 billion, gave $10 million to Crossroads GPS, a GOP group founded by strategist Karl Rove. He also reportedly made a similar pledge ...
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    04/3/2014 - 4:35 am | View Link
  • Casino Boss: It's About 'Bricks And Clicks'
    “We’re certainly not trying to destroy brick-and-mortar casinos,” Tobin Prior, the CEO of Ultimate Gaming, told a crowd of around 200, the Las Vegas-Review Journal reported ... most notably Adelson’s Las Vegas Sands, is entrenched with its ...
    03/22/2014 - 10:04 am | View Link
  • Sheldon Adelson Has Finally Found an Issue He Can Truly Influence
    And this week, in Adelson’s reported pledge to spend massive amounts to illegalize online gambling, one sees a businessman in the casino industry attempting to exert influence on the way gambling is regulated. It is classic (attempted) influence-buying.
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