• 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

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Gambling giant Las Vegas Sands Corp's Chief Executive Sheldon Adelson speaks during an interview with Reuters in Macau, China, December 18, 2015.
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    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 $33 billion in January 2021 before he died, per Bloomberg's Billionaires Index.
    Adelson and his wife donated millions to Republican political causes and candidates over the years. In 2020, they...
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