Sheldon Gary Adelson (* 1. August in Boston, USA) ist ein US-amerikanischer Unternehmer, der sein Vermögen vor allem in der Immobilienbranche in Las. Adelson ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anton Adelssen (–), deutscher Bankier; Georgi Maximowitsch Adelson-Welski (–). Adelson ift mein Wohlthåter, mein Freuno. Struley. Jhr Freund? Sie haben keinen grausamern Feind. - Was sagen Sie, gefehn Sie nicht ein, daß Jhnen Nelly.
Billionaire Adelson to help Trump reelection bid with $20M-$50M - reportSheldon Gary Adelson ist ein US-amerikanischer Unternehmer, der sein Vermögen vor allem in der Immobilienbranche in Las Vegas verdient hat. Er ist Besitzer. In Amerika weckt der Kasinokönig Sheldon Adelson Argwohn mit üppigen Spenden im Vorwahlkampf der Republikaner. 10 Millionen Dollar. Adelson ift mein Wohlthåter, mein Freuno. Struley. Jhr Freund? Sie haben keinen grausamern Feind. - Was sagen Sie, gefehn Sie nicht ein, daß Jhnen Nelly.
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Longtime columnist John L. Smith, who had often written about Adelson and had been unsuccessfully sued for libel by him, resigned after he was told he could no longer write anything about Adelson.
This makes Adelson by far the biggest donor in either party Republicans or Democrats in the election cycle. Adelson's newspaper, the Las Vegas Review-Journal , was the only major newspaper nationwide to endorse Trump.
In a panel discussion at Yeshiva University on October 22, , Adelson said that the United States must get tougher on the issue Iran's suspected nuclear weapons program.
He said: "You pick up your cell phone and you call somewhere in Nebraska and you say 'OK, let it go' and so there's an atomic weapon goes over, ballistic missiles in the middle of the desert that doesn't hurt a soul, maybe a couple of rattlesnakes and scorpions or whatever".
He explained that, after a show of force and a threat to also drop a nuclear bomb on Tehran, the U. Olympic Committee from voting in favor of the Chinese bid to host the Summer Olympics.
A few hours later, DeLay called back and told Adelson he could tell the mayor of Beijing "this bill will never see the light of day".
The resolution did not pass. Adelson testified in court that the demise of the resolution " Fighting the "mainstreaming" of cannabis legalization is a personal passion of Adelson, whose son Mitchell died of an overdose of heroin and cocaine.
Adelson believes cannabis is a gateway drug. At the November conference of the Israeli-American Council , Adelson declared that the organization should become primarily a political lobbying group on Israel-related issues.
Israeli journalist Chemi Shalev said that IAC had not intended to become a political pressure group and that Adelson had "hijacked" it.
Adelson has fought increasingly hard against internet based gambling in recent years. In early , Adelson publicly backed a bill introduced in the U.
House of Representatives. Adelson received the Chairman's Award from the Nevada Policy Research Institute , a think tank in Las Vegas, for his efforts to advance free market principles in Nevada.
Additionally, President George W. Bush appointed the Adelsons to serve on the Honorary Delegation to accompany him to Jerusalem for the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the State of Israel in May In , Adelson was named to CNBC 's list of people who have transformed business over the last 25 years; those on the list were described as "top leaders, icons and rebels, a definitive list of people who have had the greatest influence, sparked the biggest changes and caused the most disruption in business over the past quarter century.
Adelson says that because of his upbringing in an immigrant family in an underprivileged neighborhood of Boston, "it went without saying that we were Democrats".
He attributed his family's loyalty to their belief that the Democratic Party of the s and s shared their commitment to charity, self-reliance, and accountability, as well as support for Jewish causes.
They Left me", Adelson specifies three reasons why he switched political parties to the Republicans. First, he cites foreign policy, pointing to a Gallup poll that suggests Republicans are more supportive of Israel than Democrats.
Adelson also states that he doesn't agree with every Republican position and is liberal on several social issues; but believes the Republicans are better at supporting liberal democracies like Israel, better exemplify the spirit of charity, and support economic policies that would certainly be better for those Americans now looking for work.
Others have attributed different motives for Adelson's party switch. The New Yorker article also quoted Shelley Berkley , a Nevada Democratic Party congresswoman, with whom Adelson has had a long feud, who formerly worked for him in the s as vice-president of legal and governmental affairs, who said Adelson told her that "old Democrats were with the union and he wanted to break the back of the union, consequently he had to break the back of the Democrats".
Adelson denies those explanations for his political beliefs and behavior, suggesting such depictions of him are tainted by his critics' own political ideology.
In February , Adelson told Forbes magazine that he is "against very wealthy people attempting to or influencing elections.
But as long as it's doable I'm going to do it. Because I know that guys like Soros have been doing it for years, if not decades.
And they stay below the radar by creating a network of corporations to funnel their money. I have my own philosophy and I'm not ashamed of it.
I gave the money because there is no other legal way to do it. I don't want to go through ten different corporations to hide my name. I'm proud of what I do and I'm not looking to escape recognition.
Adelson was the principal financial backer of Freedom's Watch , a now-defunct political advocacy group founded to counter the influence of George Soros and Democratic -leaning lobby groups such as MoveOn.
Senate and congressional candidates. During the Republican Party presidential primaries , Adelson first supported Newt Gingrich and then the eventual nominee Mitt Romney.
Romney believes that China should be pressured to drop its presumptively low fixed exchange rate policy; according to Bloomberg, Adelson would benefit financially in U.
He believes that cannabis is a gateway drug. According to a Washington Post report, Adelson's strategy for the United States presidential election was to support a mainstream candidate capable of winning the presidency.
In October , Adelson, whose son died of a drug overdose, donated one million dollars to the campaign against Massachusetts ballot question 4 the Massachusetts Legalization, Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Initiative which legalized marijuana for personal use.
Adelson sat out the Republican primaries, with some early indicators at the beginning of interpreted as showing that Adelson favored Trump.
The contributions are the Trust's largest to date. Adelson also has funded the private, Boston-based Dr. Miriam and Sheldon G.
Adelson Medical Research Foundation. In the s, Sheldon Adelson lived in Massachusetts with his wife, Sandra, and her three children, Mitchell, Gary and Shelley,  whom Sheldon adopted when they were young.
Adelson met Miriam Farbstein Ochshorn , a medical doctor, on a blind date the following year; they married in Ariel Ochshorn, with whom she had two daughters.
In , she founded a substance abuse center and research clinic there, and in , the couple opened the Dr. Adelson Research Clinic in Las Vegas. In Richard Suen, a Hong Kong businessman who had helped Adelson make connections with leading Chinese officials in order to obtain the Macau license, took Adelson to court in Las Vegas alleging he had reneged on his agreement to allow Suen to profit from the venture.
In February , the Las Vegas Sands, in a regulatory filing, acknowledged that it had likely violated federal law that prohibits the bribing of foreign officials.
Allegedly, Chinese officials were bribed to allow Adelson to build his Macau casino. Adelson successfully sued the London Daily Mail for libel in The newspaper had accused him of pursuing "despicable business practices" and having "habitually and corruptly bought political favour".
In August , the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee DCCC , after being threatened with a libel suit, apologized and withdrew two blog posts that claimed Adelson had donated "Chinese prostitution money" to Republicans.
Adelson sued for libel, but a federal judge dismissed the suit in September , ordering Adelson to pay the NJDC's legal fees. In , the share prices of the Las Vegas Sands Corp.
I started out with zero Concern, yes. Fear, no". Adelson owns a fleet of private jets through Las Vegas Sands. In , Adelson was diagnosed with peripheral neuropathy , which restricts his ability to stand and walk.
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March 26, Archived from the original on October 22, The Jerusalem Post. Las Vegas Sun.Sheldon Gary Adelson ist ein US-amerikanischer Unternehmer, der sein Vermögen vor allem in der Immobilienbranche in Las Vegas verdient hat. Er ist Besitzer der Las Vegas Sands-Gruppe. Auf der Forbes-Liste der reichsten Menschen der Welt belegte er. Sheldon Gary Adelson (* 1. August in Boston, USA) ist ein US-amerikanischer Unternehmer, der sein Vermögen vor allem in der Immobilienbranche in Las. Adelson ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Anton Adelssen (–), deutscher Bankier; Georgi Maximowitsch Adelson-Welski (–). Billionaire and CEO of Las Vegas Sands Corporation Sheldon Adelson (pictured) plans to donate between $20 million and $50 million in an effort to help United.