Sheldon Adelson Tops Romney Donor List That Now Includes 32 Billionaires
Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson has reportedly donated $10 million to a super PAC supporting Mitt Romney, as he hinted he would after a recent Las Vegas meeting with the GOP candidate.
Adelson's $10 million check is by far the biggest gift to date to Restore Our Future, a group that's attracted five new billionaire donors in as many weeks.
As my colleague Steve Bertoni pointed out, having spoken at length to Adelson for a Forbes cover story, $10 million may just be the start of the Las Vegas Sands chief's generosity. He may well give $100 million, as he'd planned to donate to Newt Gingrich's now-defunct campaign. ...