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07/01/2011 10:35 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Stephen Colbert Celebrates Super PAC Approval By FEC (VIDEO)

Yesterday, Stephen Colbert's request to open a Super PAC capable of receiving unlimited funds from Viacom was approved by the FEC. Under the ruling, not only is Colbert now the proud daddy of a bouncing baby political action committee, but he's also allowed to talk about it on the air as much as he wants! So we'll get to hear all about it!

The 2012 elections were already looking like they had the potential to be entertaining, but now that Stephen Colbert has the power to sway someone's candidacy things might get downright fun in the voting booth.

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