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Sheldon Adelson, renowned casino mogul and major GOP donor, dies at 87

Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire casino mogul, newspaper owner, philanthropist, and Republican donor, died on January 11 at the age of 87. A statement from Las Vegas Sands, of which Adelson was founder, chairman, and CEO, said he passed away from complications related to treatment for non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Adelson, whose net […]
Sheldon Adelson, renowned casino mogul and major GOP donor, dies at 87
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Trump lashed out at mega-donor Sheldon Adelson in a recent phone call, prompting panicked Republican Party officials to try and deescalate the situation

Trump reportedly confronted a Republican Party mega-donor over his support for his election campaign. In a phone call last week, Trump asked Sheldon Adelson why he hadn’t donated more, Politico reports. Adelson is the billionaire owner of the world’s biggest casino company, Las Vegas Sands. He is expected to contribute […]
Trump lashed out at mega-donor Sheldon Adelson in a recent phone call, prompting panicked Republican Party officials to try and deescalate the situation
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The top 25 Americans who funded politics in 2018

Sheldon and Miriam Adelson gave more money to political candidates than any other Americans in 2018. They donated over $US123 million to Republicans, according to The Centre for Responsive Politics. Political figures Micheal Bloomberg and Tom Steyer are also top donors to Democrats, according to The Centre for Responsive Politics. […]
The top 25 Americans who funded politics in 2018
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13 billionaires who dropped out of college before making their fortunes

Approximately 1 in 8 billionaires on the 2018 ranking of the Forbes 400 wealthiest people in America was a college dropout, Business Insider previously reported. Some of the wealthiest people in the world dropped out of college to focus on growing their companies, while others made their fortunes long after […]
13 billionaires who dropped out of college before making their fortunes
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The life of Sheldon Adelson, the late casino billionaire behind The Venetian and Marina Bay Sands, who donated more than $120 million to Republican causes in 2020

Sheldon Adelson, the billionaire casino magnate and Republican donor, died on January 11 at the age of 87. Adelson, who was chairman and majority shareholder of the world’s largest casino operator, Las Vegas Sands, was worth an estimated $US33 billion in January 2021 before he died, per Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. […]
The life of Sheldon Adelson, the late casino billionaire behind The Venetian and Marina Bay Sands, who donated more than $120 million to Republican causes in 2020
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