Sunday, December 4th | 10 Kislev 5783

January 23, 2012 8:07 pm

Wife of Sheldon Adelson Donates $5 Million to Gingrich Super PAC

avatar by News Editor

Newt Gingrich in Iowa. Photo: wiki commons.

NY Times – A wealthy supporter of Newt Gingrich will donate $5 million to a “super PAC” supporting his candidacy, providing a significant infusion of cash to the group as it seeks to defend Mr. Gingrich in Florida ahead of next week’s Republican primary, a person with knowledge of the contribution said on Monday.

The supporter, Dr. Miriam Adelson, is the wife of Sheldon Adelson, a longtime Gingrich friend and conservative ally who contributed $5 million to the super PAC, Winning Our Future, earlier this month. The couple has now given a total of at least $10 million to Winning Our Future.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.