Tag Archives: paul ryan
- The Horror – And the Glory – Of Replacement Referees
September 26, 2012
“Stop it. This is hard.” – Ann Romney, wife of US GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, complaining recently about criticism of her husband's campaign. It is hard. I've been an official in Little League baseball and youth league basketball. At that ridiculously amateur level, it is hard. And I realize...
- No media allowed as Paul Ryan meets with Sheldon Adelson in Las Vegas
August 14, 2012
Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin congressman tapped by Mitt Romney to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2012 federal mud-slinging contest, isn’t wasting any time stepping into the role. On Tuesday evening, Ryan will head to Las Vegas for his first official meeting with campaign donors. The event is being...
- What will Romney appointing Ryan as running mate mean for gambling?
August 13, 2012
As Mitt Romney’s campaign for the big seat officially passed President Obama in terms of funding for a third straight month, thanks in no small part to casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, the Republican candidate confirmed that congressman Paul Ryan (R-WI) would be his vice presidential running mate. The staunch Catholic...
Parisian Macao battling Legionnaires’ Disease outbreak
April 25, 2017
Sheldon Adelson loses $622m, likely under the sofa cushions
March 22, 2017
Sheldon Adelson pitches Rio mayor on $8b casino
May 11, 2017