Alas, Stephen Colbert’s super PAC won’t be coming to the financial aid of his sister’s campaign for Congress — and she is OK with that.
Democrat Elizabeth Colbert Busch, who is running for an open House seat in South Carolina, noted in an interview with MSNBC that the Comedy Central host liquidated his political action committee before she became a candidate.
In December, Colbert donated the remaining $773,704 in the PAC’s account to organizations dedicated to Superstorm Sandy relief and two campaign finance organizations.
“Yes, he gave it to some very worthy causes,” Colbert Busch explained Wednesday night in what was billed as her first national TV interview.
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