"If Democrats and the DNC truly stand up for women like they say they do, then returning this dirty money should be a no brainer", RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said in a statement the day the allegations against Weinstein were first reported.
But Trump and Wynn haven't always been so close, and the two were once casino-business rivals. The newspaper said it sought out more than 150 people who had worked for Wynn, many of whom did not want to go on record.
After stories broke previous year on the extensive allegations of sexual harassment against media mogul Harvey Weinstein, the Republican National Committee pressured Democrats to return Weinstein's political contributions.
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Así que creo que está muy claro. "Por otra parte, intentamos defender los intereses de Estados Unidos ", agregó el funcionario. Trump dijo más tarde que desea ver un dólar más fuerte.
"After she gave Mr. Wynn a manicure, she said, he pressured her to take her clothes off and told her to lie on the massage table he kept in his office suite", The Journal's sources claim. UBS Group restated a "buy" rating and issued a $174.00 price target (up previously from $149.00) on shares of Wynn Resorts in a research report on Friday, September 29th. A number of employees said they complained to supervisors about Wynn's alleged requests for sexual favors but nothing appears to have been done about his conduct. The company's quarterly revenue was up 29.9% compared to the same quarter last year. sell-side analysts forecast that Wynn Resorts will post 6.87 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. The manicurist's allegations and the settlement payment are mentioned in a lawsuit brought by Elaine Wynn, who is seeking control of her stock in the Wynn Resorts company. Multiple employees and others accuse him of sexualizing his workplace and pressuring them to perform sex acts, although he denies all the accusations of sexual assault, calling them "preposterous". Although he has always been a personal friend of Donald Trump's, Wynn refused to endorse him in 2016.
The Democratic National Committee Friday afternoon slammed the RNC for not taking immediate action to remove Wynn, a billionaire casino owner, operator, and builder, from its leadership team. "It is deplorable for anyone to find themselves in this situation", Wynn said in the statement. Wynn is chairman of Wynn Resorts, with a half-dozen luxury casino properties in Las Vegas.
While Wynn is most famous for helping rebuild the Las Vegas Strip in the 1990s and serving as finance chair of the Republican National Committee, he was received with acclaim in 2013 after making a $25 million contribution to the University of Iowa.