Colbert's PAC Woos More Texans Than Romney's
Scores 15 donors of more than $200
By Matt Cantor, Newser User
Posted Feb 28, 2012 5:26 PM CST
Stephen Colbert signs autographs for fans on June 24, 2011 in New York City.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – Stephen Colbert may not have won any primaries, but he's beaten Mitt Romney by at least one measure. Colbert's super PAC received $200-plus donations from 17 Texans, compared to 15 for Mitt Romney, the Houston Chronicle reports. The Supreme Court ruling that paved the way for super PACs "just opened the doors for election to be bought and sold," says a woman who made her point by donating to Colbert. His Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow "took something complicated and brought it to a level where they show what it is and how it works." Romney has far more pressing matters at hand tonight in Michigan.

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cornelison
Feb 28, 2012 9:50 PM CST
Further evidence that Republicans don't think that Mitt is all that hot.
SPHeroid
Feb 28, 2012 7:18 PM CST
I do believe it is time for the SCOTUS to re-consider the "Citizens United" ruling....