POSTED: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 3:00pm
UPDATED: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 3:23pm
NBC NEWS — Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer is gaining national attention, including the attention of Stephen Colbert, host of "The Colbert Report".
Roemer is the featured guest on tonight's episode of the show, which is extremely influential to the younger demogrpaphic of voters. "The Colbert Report" launched in late 2005 to critical success and high ratings.
Roemer announced on July 21 that he's officially a Republican presidential candidate, and has garnered attention for his campaign strategies. He urged supporters to donate $100 each, wanting to have the first presidential run funded by only voter support.
Such a revolutionary strategy has already given him media exposure on shows such as "On The Record with Greta van Sustern".
The show will air at 9:30 p.m. on Comedy Central, and will be available for viewing on the show's website tomorrow. View the webiste here .