Trump Needles Sheldon Adelson For Being Slow To Open Wallet
Trump Needles Sheldon Adelson for Being Slow To Open Wallet
January 19, 2017 By Daniel J. Solomon
President-elect Donald Trump took a break from Twitter insults and delivered some bite in real life Wednesday night, mocking Sheldon Adelson among others at a banquet dinner in honor Vice President-elect Mike Pence.
Tape from the event indicated the president-elect mocked Adelson for being too slow to open his wallet to support Trump’s campaign. The New York Times, which procured the audio, did not carry the exact remarks.
Adelson was slow in forking over cash to the Trump campaign, along with many Republican mega-donors hesitant to shell out for a candidate who …