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Adelson tally to Gingrich: $20M
Politico ^ | 4-20-12 | Phillips

Posted on 04/20/2012 7:45:21 PM PDT by VinL

Even as Newt Gingrich’s campaign teetered on the edge of collapse in March, the wife of a casino mogul gave a pro-Gingrich super PAC another $5 million.

The contribution brought the Adelson family’s pro-Gingrich tally to $20 million — a figure Sheldon Adelson himself was floating in December, POLITICO reported.

The Adelsons almost single-handedly funded Winning Our Future’s operations since its inception in December, but in recent days, Adelson has signaled he will put his wealth behind establishment Republican candidates.

The super PAC, Winning Our Future, ended last month with $5.76 million in its account, having raised $5.05 million while spending $1.55 million, federal records indicate.

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KEYWORDS: adelson; anotherhitpiece; fosterfriess; gingrich; mittsdirtytricks; newt; obamadonors; obsessionwithadelson; politicohitpiece; romneydonors; sheldonadelson; whoaremittsdonors; whyagain; whynow
Never for a second believed the reports that the Adelsons would support Romney so long as Newt was in--

That's loyalty- friendship.

Good on you, Mr and Mrs Adelson.

1 posted on 04/20/2012 7:45:31 PM PDT by VinL
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To: VinL

The Romney-Botts are increasing "very nervous" about Newt staying in the race ...

Folks may not agree with Newt (which I do) ...

but everyone has to (now) admire both his intelligence ...

AND dedicaton ...

Republicans haven't seen THIS since ... Reagan ...

2 posted on 04/21/2012 4:41:35 PM PDT by Patton@Bastogne (Newt Gingrich and Sarah Palin in 2012 !)
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