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Gingrich sugar daddy ready to give big to super PAC supporting Romney

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Sheldon Adelson (Kin Cheung/AP)

Mitt Romney reportedly met with billionaire casino mogul Sheldon Adelson in Las Vegas last week, and the time spent is looking like it will pay off

CNN reports:

Nevada billionaire and major Republican donor Sheldon Adelson is ready to show his support for the super PAC supporting Mitt Romney.

He will give at least $1 million and possibly more to the group in his "first round of donations," a source familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN.

During the Republican presidential primaries, Adelson and his family funneled about $20 million to Winning Our Future, a super PAC supporting Newt Gingrich's candidacy.

The top-dollar Republican donor has said he may to spend up to $100 million on various causes this election cycle.

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