Colbert offering $500K to pay for SC GOP primary

Stephen Colbert holds the award for outstanding writing for a variety, music or comedy program for their work on "The Colbert Report" at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, Sept. 21, 2008, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

December 22, 2011 11:06:58 AM PST
Comedian Stephen Colbert says he will pay half a million dollars to help fund South Carolina's first-in-the-South GOP presidential primary.