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John McCain Is Sick and Tired of His Outrage!

Lester & Charlie | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics
Lester & Charlie

Not since New Coke have we as a nation seen a disaster that both sides of the aisle can agree on. America is now unanimously and officially outraged that the IRS would have the audacity to target political groups -- groups that publicly despise taxes and call for the end of the IRS.

Does Nikki Worry About Being Alvined?

Joe The Nerd Ferraro | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics
Joe The Nerd Ferraro

Wouldn't it be a hoot to see the DNC come up with a strategy to Alvin Greene the South Carolina GOP Presidential nominee?

Alvin Green Enters Intervention Program Over Obscenity Charge

AP | By MEG KINNARD | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Former U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene was officially enrolled Friday in a pretrial intervention program that will drop a misdeme...

Alvin Greene Back On Ballot

AP | JEFFREY COLLINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MANNING, S.C. — Three months after his improbable U.S. Senate run came up short, Alvin Greene got trounced in the election for a seat in the Sou...

The 10 Most Colorful Candidates of 2010

Keli Goff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Keli Goff

From an admitted madam running for Governor, to a wrestling mogul trying to body-slam her way into the U. S. Senate, 2010 may just go down in history as a year with some of the wackiest candidates ever.

Alvin Greene Vying To Make Political Comeback

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Alvin Greene, the unemployed Army veteran who suggested during his failed U.S. Senate bid that making action figures of himself...

Jason Linkins

Alvin Greene's Daft Electoral Hope: Should The Media Still Be Covering This?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Why is it that Alvin Greene got covered so much during this election cycle? He was a deeply weird person who was easy to cover because reporters could reliably count on him doing something utterly strange.

Alvin Greene: 'I'm The Next President'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former South Carolina Senate candidate Alvin Greene (D) was in court on Tuesday, going about the next stage of his ongoing trial over an incident in w...

Midterm Election Postmortem: Mike Bloomberg, Sarah Palin and Alvin Greene

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Howard Steven Friedman

Bloomberg is a lot more viable than people in the Northeast would like to think. If he is running because he thinks he can pull the Republicans back or make a viable third party movement, he poses a major threat to the Democrats.

Shock Candidate Alvin Greene 'Seriously Considering' Presidential Bid

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alvin Greene, the quirky former South Carolina Senate candidate, added additional hype to his potential bid for president earlier this week when he up...

Alvin Greene Reportedly Considering Presidential Bid

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Is there such a thing as too much Alvin Greene? Politico, perhaps searching for an answer to that question, called the failed South Carolina Democrat...

Amanda Terkel

Alvin Greene Unveils Comic Book Of Himself After Losing Senate Election

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrat Alvin Greene lost badly on Tuesday to Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) and will probably be remembered for running one of the strangest campaigns in ...

Women and the Political Landscape: Unraveling Perplexing Issues

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marcia G. Yerman

Who gets to decide what the narrative for women in politics really is? Is it the female candidates who choose to run? The media that interprets them to the public? The platforms they align themselves with?

Jim DeMint Defeats Alvin Greene In South Carolina Senate Race

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint will return to Washington for a second term after an easy election that saw his national status rise as a ...

South Carolina Election Results: Jim DeMint Defeats Alvin Greene In 2010 Senate Race

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint will return to Washington for a second term after an easy election that saw his national status rise as a ...

Jason Linkins

Midterm Madness: The Year In Review (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

How have your would-be lawmakers responded to today's tough circumstances? With the most infantile, substance-free campaign in memory. 2010-11-02-insanitycopy.jpg

SC-Sen: 58% DeMint (R), 21% Greene (D) (Rasmussen 10/19)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/19/10; 500 Likely voters, 4.5% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) South Carolina 2010 Senate 58% DeMint (R), 21...

Jason Linkins

PHOTOS: The 10 Biggest Campaign Fails Of The 2010 Elections

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In just over a week's time, the 2010 campaign shall be over, and we shall gather together and tell the stories of the victors. Some will be those that caught sight of a great political wave, and shrewdly positioned themselves to catch it at the flood. Others will those who used sharp rhetoric and skillful retail politics to win against the run of play. But we are not here today to discuss these men and women, or tell their stories. Today we speak of the season's greatest mistakes.

U.S. Midterms: Political Freak Show

Cliff Schecter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cliff Schecter

In past political years it might have been considered a bit low-brow, to actually have to assure the voting public you didn't spend most days at dusk swooping over the heads of the Lollipop Guild.

Friday Talking Points [142] -- Republican "Doggy-Doo"

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We're going to start off with a warning this week: this preamble section is going to be mostly shameless self-promotion and one cheap inside joke. If...

Alvin Greene Was Just Trying To 'Flirt' When He Allegedly Showed Pornography To College Girl

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Democratic Senate nominee Alvin Greene was just trying to flirt with a teenage college student when he allegedly...

SC-Gov: 45% Haley (R), 41% Sheheen (D) (Crantford 9/30)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Crantford & Associates (D) 9/30/10; 634 registered voters, 3.9% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Crantford release) South Carolina 2010 Senate...

Alvin Greene's New Shirt: 'South Carolina: We Don't Make These Things Up!'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA (AP) -- Longshot Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene has made numerous appearances wearing a T-shirt promoting his campaign. Now, t...

White Candidate's Political Identity Theft in Tuesday's DC Primary

Art Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Art Levine

Heading into the Washington, D.C. primary Tuesday, a little-known white candidate for an at-large council seat, Michael D. Brown, has essentially stolen the political identity of another, far better-known black politician.

Alvin Greene Dances, Shows Few Improvements During Radio Interview (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene showed some new moves during a radio interview in Charlotte, North Carolina, Monday, though fe...