Jewish casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam Adelson, have great seats at Donald Trump’s inauguration.
Sheldon Adelson made headlines in early January, when he flew non-stop to Hawaii from Israel in his private jet. The 18-hour flight broke the record for the longest haul from Israel’s Ben Gurion airport.
Republican presidential wannabes are ready to gather, hats in hand, in Las Vegas to curry favor with a group of conservative Jewish gazillionaires. Call it ‘the Sheldon primary.’
Jewish Republicans closed Monday night at a fancy Cuban-style restaurant in Tampa’s Ybor City district. Sheldon and Miriam Adelson entered the Columbia restaurant accompanied by RJC director Matt Brooks and what appeared to be a bodyguard.
For Jewish Republicans, the hurricane-shortened convention in Tampa is a chance to help Mitt Romney win over a bigger slice of the Jewish electorate.
As Hurricane Isaac rumbled ominously off the coast, two of the Republican Party’s biggest supporters were expected to touch down in Tampa for the Republican National Convention Monday.
The eyebrow-raising $10 million in donations to a pro-Newt Gingrich super PAC from billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam, isn’t the only Adelson money flowing into the Gingrich cause.
Without Sheldon Adelson’s help, Newt Gingrich would be out of the GOP race by now. The mogul’s millions have kept Gingrich far to the right on Israel.
Miriam Adelson, the Israeli-born wife of billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, will give $5 million to a “super PAC” supporting Newt Gingrich’s candidacy. What do we know about the wife of one of Israel’s wealthiest men?