Sheldon Adelson speaks

Via Election Law Blog, Norwegian TV got a very brief interview with Sheldon Adelson as the  casino magnate and billionaire Republican donor left Mitt Romney's election night event in Boston on Tuesday night. 

Asked how he thought the millions of dollars he showered on Romney's candidacy was spent, Adelson responded: "By paying bills. That’s how you spend money. Either that or become a Jewish husband — you spend a lot of money." 

Adelson spent over $53 million on the 2012 election, including on his support of Newt Gingrich in the GOP primary. Nearly all of the candidates he funded lost. 

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