Friday, May 29, 2015

Meet Ibin Yerkinoff, a Stephen Colbert Super PAC donor

Today's Philadelphia Inquirer has an interesting story on page A3 about people from Pennsylvania and New Jersey who have donated to so-called "Super PACs" during this presidential election season. The last name listed in the graphic that ran with the story caught our eye: Ibin Yerkinoff, of Levittown

Meet Ibin Yerkinoff, a Stephen Colbert Super PAC donor

Ibin Yerkinoff, of Levittown, donated $10 to Citizens for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow.
Ibin Yerkinoff, of Levittown, donated $10 to Citizens for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow.

Today's Philadelphia Inquirer has an interesting story on page A3 about people from Pennsylvania and New Jersey who have donated to so-called "Super PACs" during this presidential election season.  The last name listed in the graphic that ran with the story caught our eye:

Ibin Yerkinoff, of Levittown, donated $10 to Citizens for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow, the Super PAC started by Comedy Central star Stephen Colbert, who has been mocking with glee the state of campaign finance regulation.  This should put a smile on his face.

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