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MSNBC host Keith Olbermann has been suspended indefinitely for making contributions to three Democratic political campaigns, including the U.S. Senate bid of Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway, who lost to Republican Rand Paul in Tuesday’s election.

Olbermann contributed $2,400 to each campaign.  

The suspension was announced in a brief statement from MSNBC President Phil Griffin, reported by the cable network today.

Rick Howlett is host of WFPL's weekly talk show, "In Conversation."