Adelson takes exception with Center blog post

By Paul Abowd

Top super PAC donor unhappy with report on pro-Israel charitable giving.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Israeli":

"… e organization’s revenue. Birthright Israel is in part sponsored by the Israeli government. In Gaza, Israel prohibits the import and export of many goods …"

Donor profile: Sheldon Adelson

By Alexandra Duszak

Quick stats on the biggest financial backers of Election 2012.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Las Vegas Sands":

"… eally Stupid Idea (2004) Corporate ownership: Controlling interest, Las Vegas Sands Corp. Subsidiaries: Sands China Ltd., Venetian Macau Ltd. Total spent on …"

"… n 1995. Though Adelson lost heavily in the Great Recession, shares of the Las Vegas Sands Corp. have climbed from 2008 lows of less than $2 to more than $52 in earl …"

"… y’s annual report shows more than $9.4 billion in revenues in 2011. The Las Vegas Sands Corp. has been under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commissi …"

"… A former executive’s 2010 wrongful-termination lawsuit also alleges that Las Vegas Sands Corp. was involved with Chinese organized crime groups. Sen. John McCain, …"

Adelsons double down on Gingrich, kick in another $5 million to super PAC

By Peter H. Stone

Wife of Gingrich patron Sheldon Adelson gives $5 million to pro-Gingrich super PAC, matching husband

Excerpts from this story referencing "Israeli":

"… his fiercely anti-union stances, views that Gingrich has often shared. …"

"… lson, and more recently Gingrich, have championed the hard-line stances of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and rejected a two-state solution with t …"

"… nyahu and rejected a two-state solution with the Palestinians to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.When Gingrich said in an interview last month that th …"