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    Romney to Meet With Adelson

    US gaming tycoon Sheldon Adelson gestures during a press conference at the Marina Bay Sands complex in Singapore on June 23, 2010.  Asians' love of gambling is so strong that the equivalent of five Las Vegases in the region will not be enough to satisfy demand, US gaming tycoon Sheldon Adelson said.    AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images)

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    Mitt Romney will meet with former Newt Gingrich–backer Sheldon Adelson while campaigning in Las Vegas on Tuesday. Adelson, a billionaire casino tycoon, is expected to support Mitt now that Newt is out of the running. While in Vegas, Romney will also be appearing at a fundraiser with Donald Trump. The Obama campaign has implored Mitt to stand up to this wealthy supporter, who relentlessly insists that the president was born in Kenya. 

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