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In Thrall to Sheldon Adelson

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opednews.com Headlined to H2 8/18/12


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'Instead of repudiating a casino mogul's billions, Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan get even closer and jeopardize the integrity of their campaign.' 'Sheldon Adelson, the casino tycoon who is spending more than any other donor to try to send Mr. Ryan and Mitt Romney to the White House is facing multiple federal investigations into the company behind Mr. Adelson's wealth. 'Then there's an unrelated investigation by the United States attorney's office in Los Angeles into whether the Sands Corporation violated federal money-laundering laws by accepting millions from high-rolling gamblers accused of drug trafficking and embezzlement. This calls into question 'the judgment of Mr. Romney and Mr. Ryan in drawing ever closer to a man whose business background should lead them to back away -- fast!'

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Why doesn't the Obama campaign team make Adelson t... by Ralph Long on Saturday, Aug 18, 2012 at 1:58:00 PM
Why doesn't the Obama campaign team make Sheldon A... by Ralph Long on Saturday, Aug 18, 2012 at 2:03:10 PM
Forgive me, but I disagree with a major point in y... by Alex Howard on Monday, Aug 20, 2012 at 10:52:54 AM