MSNBC's Keith Olbermann suspended after donating to Dems

MSNBC host Keith Olbermann has been suspended indefinitely
without pay after POLITICO reported that he made three campaign
contributions to Democratic candidates.

MSNBC President Phil Griffin said in a statement Friday: "I became aware
of Keith's political contributions late last night. Mindful of NBC News
policy and standards, I have suspended him indefinitely without pay."

Read more: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1110/44734.html#ixzz14QvqJ57n

Filed under: Politics

Tags: liberals, media, politics

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