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Paul Blumenthal

Stephen Colbert To IRS: Let Me Make Fun Of 'Dark Money' And Super PACs Some More | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 03.26.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Comedian Stephen Colbert, whose gags have pointed out the absurdity of U.S. campaign finance laws since the Supreme Court's 2010 Citizen...

Colbert Channels Large Donation To Charity

Posted 12.14.2012 | Politics

Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert announced Thursday that he was placing the leftover funds from his recently disassembled super PAC into the "Ham Rove...

WATCH: Colbert Mocks Ailes, Petraeus

Posted 12.11.2012 | Media

Stephen Colbert mocked the recent sandal involving Fox News chief Roger Ailes and Gen. David Petraeus on his Monday night Comedy Central show. Ail...

Jason Linkins

Stephen Colbert Would Like To Replace Jim DeMint In The Senate, As Everyone Expected | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

Thursday's surprise announcement that Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) would be taking his leave of that body and moving to a slightly different part of Washi...

Colbert For Senate? Please?

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.07.2012 | Comedy

UPDATE: A spokesperson for Stephen Colbert tells us, "Stephen is honored by the groundswell of support from the Palmetto State and looks forward to Go...

Gang Of 18-Year-Olds Ready For Swing State Battle With Their Super PAC

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.19.2012 | College

A group of 18-year-olds freshly graduated from Tampa Preparatory School are running their own super PAC. Young Americans for Rational Politics is a...

Tyler Kingkade

College Students Following Colbert's Lead To Form Super PACs | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.09.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- When Paul Benefiel sent an email to Stephen Colbert asking for advice on how to set up his own super PAC at the University of Texas at Aus...

Michael McAuliff

Stephen Colbert Spams Congress | Michael McAuliff | Posted 04.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Comedy Central's Stephen Colbert may have failed to run a very good super PAC, and he may have failed to win over voters with his South ...

WATCH: Colbert Debuts His Cain-Inspired PAC Ad

The Huffington Post | Seena Vali | Posted 03.09.2012 | Comedy

Former Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain debuted the first commercial for his Super PAC this week, and, well, it's been getting a lot of att...

Christians Should Unite For This Election (Behind Stephen Colbert?)

Tim Suttle | Posted 04.11.2012 | Religion
Tim Suttle

Instead of sending your $100 or $200 political donation to the party of your choice, why not consider throwing your weight behind Stephen Colbert's campaign against Citizens United? He actually might be making a difference.

Nancy Pelosi's New Anti-Colbert Effort

Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announced a new campaign to "Stop Colbert" on Thursday, in an effort to pass super PAC transparency le...

Guess Who Donated To Colbert's Campaign?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.31.2012 | San Francisco

On Wednesday, political comedian Stephen Colbert announced that his "super PAC," Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow, has raised $1.02 million f...

Paul Blumenthal

Colbert Super PAC Reveals Secrets | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- At 12:01 Tuesday morning, the most famous super PAC in America disclosed its donors for the first time. Americans for a Better Tomorrow,...

Want to Solve the Problem of Money in Politics? Vote!

Terry Newell | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Terry Newell

To the extent that money is heavily influencing campaigns, democracy takes a hit. We need a solution that does not depend on new laws or the Supreme Court. Fortunately, such a solution is available: voting.

What's So Funny? Why Colbert Is Funny and Cain Is Not

Sophia A. McClennen | Posted 03.24.2012 | Comedy
Sophia A. McClennen

It is worth remembering that at one point Cain was topping the polls. Perhaps the public recognized that they didn't share Cain's sense of humor. Let's hope that they share Colbert's.

Stephen Colbert Befuddles Some Political Commentators

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 03.24.2012 | Media
Joseph A. Palermo

If someone like Chuck Todd who represents a "liberal" network can't see this parody for what it is then it truly illustrates how disconnected the corporate media have become. Todd got the story backwards.

How Campaign Finance Reformers Are Fighting Citizens United

Corbin Hiar | Posted 03.24.2012 | Politics
Corbin Hiar

Two years after a controversial Supreme Court ruling lifted many restrictions on political spending, America's campaign finance laws have officially become a joke.

Stephen Colbert, Herman Cain To Hold Rally Together In South Carolina

Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

Stephen Colbert's presidential campaign saga has an interesting new twist. The comedian and host of Comedy Central's "The Colbert Report" will hold...

Stephen Colbert, The Next Ronald Reagan? Why The Star Is On To Something

Jordan Zakarin | Posted 03.18.2012 | Entertainment
Jordan Zakarin

Stripped of specific details, the political beginnings of Ronald Reagan and Stephen Colbert are remarkably interchangeable.

WATCH: Jon Stewart Spends Colbert Super PAC Money

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.17.2012 | Comedy

"I came into a little bit of money on Thursday..." That's how Jon Stewart, the new owner of Stephen Colbert's Super PAC while he explores a Preside...

PAC Daddy: Colbert Makes Civics Lessons Fun

Sophia A. McClennen | Posted 03.17.2012 | Politics
Sophia A. McClennen

Colbert isn't making a joke of the electoral process. He is showing us that our electoral process already is a joke. He is only able to mock it so easily because it is an absurd system that favors corporate power and political elites.

WATCH: Colbert Talks About His Super PAC

Posted 03.14.2012 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert rocked the political world on Thursday with his announcement that he is forming an exploratory committee to run for president in South...

WATCH: Stephen Colbert's Super PAC Releases Ad In Support Of NBA Owners

Posted 12.07.2011 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert is out with a new advertisement focused on the ongoing NBA lockout. Colbert, who recently won approval from the Federal Election Commi...

WATCH: Colbert's First Super PAC Commercial

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 10.10.2011 | Comedy

UPDATE: Colbert is now airing a second commercial. Watch it below! The very first commercial for Stephen Colbert's Super PAC aired Wednesday night ...

No Fireworks For Some And What 'Boggles The Mind'

Posted 08.30.2011 | Politics

Former president Bill Clinton put forth a proposal for lawmakers to strike a deal on the nation's debt as contentious talks on the fiscal issue contin...