Miller, Matthew; Serafin, Tatiana
October 2006
Forbes Asia;10/16/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 17, p44
The article cites the richest businesspeople in the U.S. The collective net worth of the wealthiest in the U.S. climbed from $120 billion to $1.25 trillion in 2006. Developer John P. Manning used political savvy to build a $1.1 billion fortune in part by brokering low-income housing projects. The biggest dollar gainer in 2006 is casino mogul Sheldon Adelson. His casino operation in Macau helped give his net worth a $9 billion boost.


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