Carl Icahn is ready to place a ‘for sale’ subscribe at the Trump Taj Mahal, but before the Atlantic City home goes to the MLS listings, the billionaire investor is first taking some time to lambaste State Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D).
The Trump Taj Mahal will not be part of the Trump Entertainment Resorts brand, presuming billionaire Carl Icahn will get someone to purchase the Atlantic City resort.
Writing on his individual website, Icahn claims regarding the Democrat, ‘a man that is wise told me that the combination of power and irresponsibility in virtually any person is exceedingly dangerous. Sweeney may be the proof that is quintessential of statement’s truth.’
Icahn shuttered the Taj Mahal October that is last after company couldn’t comprehend Unite Here neighborhood 54, the casino union that represented the resort’s bartenders, wait staff, cooks, housekeepers, and other service workers.
During Icahn’s negotiations with the local workers union, Sweeney introduced legislation that sought to block casino owners from reopening venues they ‘substantially closed’ for a minimum of 5 years. The bill was unquestionably fond of the billionaire, who many believed had been scheming to resurrect the Taj in 2017 clear of union contracts.
After the city’s fifth casino in 3 years went dark, the New Jersey Legislature passed Sweeney’s bill. Soon after, Icahn willingly forfeited his casino license Continue reading