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Sheldon Gary Adelson (born August 4, 1933) is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Las Vegas Sands corporation, which owns the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore and is the parent company of Venetian Macao Limited which operates The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino and the Sands Expo and Convention Center. He also owns the Israeli daily newspaper Israel HaYom. Adelson, a lifelong donor and philanthropist to a variety of causes, founded with his wife's initiative the Adelson Foundation.


As of June 2015, Adelson was listed by Forbes as having a fortune of $28 billion, and as the 18th richest person in the world. Adelson is also a major contributor to Republican Party candidates, which has resulted in his gaining significant influence within the party.

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A kind of urban myth has attached itself to Sheldon Adelson's role in the creation of COTAI. It is easy to find reports that the boss of Las Vegas Sands (LVS) discovered this landfill zone from scratch - when, in fact, it did not go well. The goal is not to detract from the fact that Mr. Adelson was the first to take a ...

"If there is anyone, like Bannon, who is a strong supporter of Israel and a strong fighter against anti-Semitism and that person ends up having less influence on the administration," said Mort Klein, the president of the Sheldon Adelson-funded Zionist Organization Of America, "that is something that would ...
Benjamin Netanyahu influenced that decision, and so did Trump mega-donor Sheldon Adelson. And they are also pushing Trump to end U.S. policy of opposing the Israeli occupation. In his new book, Fire and Fury, excerpted in New York Magazine, Wolff reports on a meeting between Trump adviser Steve ...
The South Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center is packed with shoppers during Cowboy Christmas on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-Journal @benjaminhphoto. Heavy construction equipments and trucks inside the Raiders stadium site, near Hacienda Avenue and Dean.
American billionaire businessman Sheldon Gary Adelson (L), and his wife Miriam Ochshorn attends the Israeli Presidential Conference at the International Conference Centre in ... "Sheldon Adelson is looking to give big dollars to Rubio because he feels he can mold him into his perfect little puppet. I agree!

... leadership teams Friday morning, including more than 50 Floridians stretching from Miami through the Panhandle and featuring Palm Beach billionaire Thomas Peterffy; and more than two dozen national names, topped by Las Vegas casino mogul and conservative political rainmaker Sheldon Adelson.
The whispers of the Raiders having interest in Sin City got louder and then became deafening when Davis met with Las Vegas Sands Owner Sheldon Adelson in January 2016 about getting his financial backing for a new 65,000 seat stadium. The casino magnate agreed and said he would put up $150 ...
45Committee shares its treasurer Maria Wojciechowski and a post office box in Herndon, Virginia with Future 45. Really small world! Not so small, Future 45 blew through at least $24 million worth of ads against Hillary Clinton in 2016 - with Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson (and his wife Miriam) throwing ...
The Second Circuit has now affirmed dismissal of a defamation lawsuit brought by casino magnate and Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson against the National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC) and two members of its leadership. This decision, along with opinions issued by other courts ...
Recognizing Jerusalem as the capitol of Israel wasn't "the will of the American people." It was the will of the base of the Trump base. It was the will of Trump donor Sheldon Adelson who backs the Israeli far-right. Trump's decision to needlessly pour gas on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has resulted in weeks ...
45Committee shares its treasurer Maria Wojciechowski and a post office box in Herndon, Virginia with Future 45. Really small world! Not so small, Future 45 blew through at least $24 million worth of ads against Hillary Clinton in 2016 - with Vegas billionaire Sheldon Adelson (and his wife Miriam) throwing ...
As we all brace for Donald Trump to say he will move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, people are speculating why, and last night David Makovsky, a pro-Israel analyst who favors moving the embassy, said that Trump will play to his domestic "base" by moving the embassy. Shibley Telhami of Brookings ...
His biggest campaign contributor, billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, is showing growing impatience with Trump's slowness in moving the embassy, which would be a provocation to Palestinians who claim Jerusalem as the capital of a future Palestinian State. For this reason, past presidents have ...
FPGJJBSretirement0409C FPG Photo/Lindsay Moore 4/2/2009 Rabbi Bruce Warshal of the Liberal Jewish Temple of Coconut Creek listens to temple members speak about him during his retirement luncheon at the Palm-Aire Country Club in Pompano Beach, Thursday, April 2, 2009. ORG XMIT: ...
(JTA) -- Two Jewish leaders denounced a Boston Globe editorial cartoon that they said uses a caricature of Jewish billionaire Sheldon Adelson with anti-Semitic tropes. The cartoon that appeared Friday was titled "murder on the tax-cut express" and shows Adelson aboard a train conducted by President ...
Las Vegas Sands billionaire Sheldon Adelson's reputation was not harmed by a Democratic Jewish group's claims in 2012 that the casino magnate allowed prostitution to take place inside his Macau resorts. That's according to the US 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, which on Tuesday upheld ...

Birthright Israel cancelled its winter fundraising gala with just a week's notice, telling donors that the honoree, casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, would be unable to attend after he fell and fractured three ribs. The cancellation announcement went out November 27, a week before the planned gala, which ...
WASHINGTON (JTA) -- A federal appeals court has ruled that Jewish Democrats may countersue casino magnate Sheldon Adelson now that lower courts have dismissed his libel lawsuit against them. Adelson had sued the National Jewish Democratic Council in 2012 over an online petition alleging the ...
Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson. Contact Richard N. Velotta at rvelotta@reviewjournal.com or 702-477-3893. Follow @RickVelotta on ...
Sheldon Adelson, the top dog at Las Vegas Sands Corp., is recovering after a fall that resulted in three broken ribs for the 84-year-old gaming ...
As they noshed on sushi and Thai-inspired taquitos on Sunday evening, klezmer music wailing in the background, the wealthy guests at the ...
... including the inclusion and withdrawal of casino magnate Sheldon Adelson in financing $650 million of the project and a special session of ...
billionaire casino magnate and GOP mega-donor Sheldon Adelson has publicly rejected former White House aide Steve Bannon's plan to ...
He also praised Republican Jewish megadonor Sheldon Adelson for his help in guiding Trump through a sexual assault scandal. Bannon, at ...
The group, a not-for-profit affiliated with the super PAC Future45, is funded by billionaires Sheldon Adelson, 84, and Joe Ricketts, 76. Adelson ...
Since GOP megadonor Sheldon Adelson bought the Las Vegas Review-Journal, the newspaper has reportedly regularly killed or watered ...
WASHINGTON (JTA) -- Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire casino magnate and major Jewish philanthropist, said he was the principal funder of ...
Unfortunately, not everyone agrees, including casino owner and billionaire Sheldon Adelson, who is behind federal and state lobbying ...
Bethlehem is home to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, the East Coast facility in the international gambling empire of Sheldon Adelson.
Sheldon Adelson(L), The 3rd annual IAC National Conference, in September, 2016, and Nikki Haley. Anthony Kwan/Bloomberg, Jonah Light ...
Las Vegas resident Sheldon Adelson has built a casino empire with his Las Vegas Sands corporation and he continues to be one of the ...
Andy Beal (left) supposedly lost $5 million in a single session to Todd Brunson once, while Sheldon Adelson (right) has grown his total wealth ...
Las Vegas Sands Corp. Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson speaks at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2014 at the Venetian Las Vegas on ...
Chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson. Contact Richard N. Velotta at rvelotta@reviewjournal.com or 702-477-3893. Follow @RickVelotta on ...
Interest in Las Vegas Sands Corp. (nyse:LVS) has gathered pace in recent weeks as a result of the underlying changes in the state of insider ...
The fund will include donations from Adelson and his wife, Miriam, via the Adelson Family Foundation, as well as from the Las Vegas Sands ...
Even poker players who despise Sheldon Adelson can appreciate his generosity during trying times in Las Vegas. After a meeting with the ...
Las Vegas Sands founder Sheldon Adelson has lost his legal challenge against the National Jewish Democratic Council (NJDC), after the ...
Sheldon Adelson attending the fourth Annual Champions Of Jewish Values International Awards Gala at Marriott Marquis Times Square in New ...
When Forbes included the casino billionaire on its list of the "100 Greatest Living Business Minds,", the Adelson-owned media did its part to ...
Casino billionaires Sheldon Adelson (84) and Steve Wynn (75) have been two of the most powerful figures in Las Vegas and the worldwide ...
While the debate over the tax bill in Washington, including the role of political donors and private interests, is important, this cartoon promotes anti-Semitic themes. The portrayal -- singling out, among all the donors and interests who stand to benefit, a prominent Jewish individual, Sheldon Adelson; ...
Casino mogul and newspaper owner Sheldon Adelson broke 3 ribs during a fall on a trip to China. The Las Vegas Review-Journal says that ...
AEPi, known as the "Jewish" fraternity," is expanding to Israel, and it's not an obvious move. The group which recently chartered its third full ...
Republican party mega-donor Sheldon Adelson will not support Steve Bannon's call for U.S. Jews to join his "insurgency" against the ...
Sheldon Adelson and his wife Miriam Ochsorn attend the Presidential Debate at Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, Sep. 26, 2016, .
It claimed that Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire Las Vegas casino magnate, could benefit from the bloodshed by selling billions worth of security ...
Sheldon Adelson at the Republican Jewish Coalition spring leadership meeting at The Venetian in Las Vegas, March 29, 2014. (Ethan ...
billionaire businessman Sheldon Adelson talked with President Trump on Monday about ways he can help the families of those killed and ...


 

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