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Sat Feb 9, 2013, 01:31 PM

From political 'House of Colbert', a South Carolina candidate called Lulu

Source: Christian Science Monitor

From political 'House of Colbert', a South Carolina candidate called Lulu

By Husna Haq, Correspondent / February 8, 2013

New York

It seems Stephen Colbert isn’t the only member of his family with political ambitions.

On Wednesday night’s “Colbert Report,” a proud, and dare we say, jealous, Colbert announced that his sister, Elizabeth Colbert Busch, is running for Congress.

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Ms. Colbert Busch, also known as “Lulu,” is running for the South Carolina congressional seat vacated by Rep. Tim Scott (R), who was appointed to fill Sen. Jim DeMint’s Senate seat, when Senator DeMint (R) resigned in December.

Colbert Busch, a business-development director at a Clemson University institute, is one of 19 candidates seeking the Charleston-area 1st District seat, and besides former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford (yep, he’s running, too), has the most name recognition, not to mention a famous little brother.

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Read more: http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Elections/Vox-News/2013/0208/From-political-House-of-Colbert-a-South-Carolina-candidate-called-Lulu

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Response to Eugene (Original post)

Sun Feb 10, 2013, 10:55 PM

1. Should I care?

Other than the fact that she' s related to a political comedian, what experience, philosophy, etc. does she have?

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Response to Eugene (Original post)

Sun Feb 10, 2013, 11:20 PM

2. She is running as a Democrat

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