Shel Adelson’s Congressional Pets Say, ‘No Agenda Here’

Billionaire casino owner Shel Adelson donates millions of dollars every year to GOP candidates but, according to Senator Marc Rubio (R-FL), that money doesn't buy any influence when it comes to gambling legislation. Rubio, who has received money from Adelson and, coincidentally, supports the Adelson-backed Restoration of the American Wire Act (RAWA), spoke on the…

Shel Adelson’s Shadow Falls Across RAWA Hearings

Billionaire Shel Adelson's influence over his pets in the US Congress is, seemingly, the reason why today's hearing on the Restoration of America's Wire Act (RAWA) is a decidedly one-sided affair. That's the accusation being made by the American Spectator. According to the very conservative magazine, Adelson is the reason why no pro-online gambling voices…