“Mr. Colbert, clearly a whole lot of people felt you needed a second look for U.S. Senate, and because I believe in doing my full due diligence ... this is what our vetting process came back with,” Haley wrote on her Facebook page before linking to a three-page document that begins with a snippet of a 2007 interview Colbert did with the late “Meet The Press” host Tim Russert.
“What’s the state amphibian,” Russert asked Colbert.
“It's my dog, Cookie. She swims, and she goes on land,” replied Colbert.