Bill Maher donates $1 million to President Obama re-election campaign - VIDEO
By: Patrick Roberts | Published Friday, February 24, 2012, 12:30 PM | Updated Sunday, August 4, 2013, 6:18 AM
In a surprise move, which is bound to get the entertainment world's attention, comedian Bill Maher has donated one million dollars to the Obama re-election campaign.
Politico.com reports that in California last night Maher made the surprise announcement.
"At the end of his groundbreaking comedy special, “CrazyStupidPolitics: Live from Silicon Valley,” which streamed live on Yahoo!, Maher brought out a check, making a personal donation of one million dollars to Obama’s Super PAC, Priorities USA Action Politico reported. ----------------- Read more: More stories on US politics from IrishCentral