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Alvin Greene

Alvin Greene Mocks White House Staff As 'Harvard Rich Kids'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alvin Greene, South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate, may seem to defy many classic stereotypes of aspiring politicians, but when it comes to conf...

Jim Clyburn Won't Vote For Fellow S.C. Democrat Alvin Greene

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn of South Carolina is saying that he will not be voting for his party's nominee for U.S. Senate ...

Alvin Greene Kicked Out Of Restaurant Meeting After Altercation

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Police say longshot Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene was kicked out of a South Carolina restaurant after his companion ...

Alvin Greene's College Advice: Senate Candidate Tells Students To Take Their Education Seriously, Exercise

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

South Carolina's surprise U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene is a notably concise speaker -- even when he's being interviewed on his thoughts on Ameri...

Alvin Greene Protest By Vic Rawl May Bring New Democratic Primary In South Carolina Race

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina Democratic Party officials on Thursday upheld a surprising U.S. Senate primary win by an unemployed military vet...

Sam Stein

John Cornyn Jumps On Alvin Greene Obscenity Charges

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senior Democratic operatives have long grumbled that the vast amount of media attention paid to the mercurial candidacy of South Carolina Democrat Alv...

South Carolina Senate Candidate Alvin Greene INDICTED On Felony Pornography Charges

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Longshot Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene was indicted Friday on two charges, including a felony charge of showing...

The Best Political Ads Of The Week: Kicked In The Crotch Edition

The Huffington Post | Jeremy Binckes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Every week, the Huffington Post sifts through the best and worst political ads of the week -- so you don't have to. And this week we've found some gre...

Top 5 Funniest Videos of the Week (via Gotcha Media)

Matt Wilstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

Funny or Die kicks off this week in funny videos with their gritty look at the world of Brostitutes, with Tim Roth as the de facto bro-pimp.

Alvin Greene Responds To Release Of Military Records: 'Ridiculous...They Only Promote The Terrorists And The Communists'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Enigmatic South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene responded Thursday to an Associated Press report on the former airman's lackluster A...

Sam Stein

Alvin Greene Nomination 'Breaks My Heart': DSCC Director

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While the political world has been largely amused by the trials and tribulations of mercurial South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate Alvin Greene,...

Alvin Greene's Military Records Show Inability To 'Express Thoughts Clearly' And Other Stumbles

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Surprise U.S. Senate nominee Alvin Greene frequently mentions his 13 years of military service, but records obtained Thursday b...

Jason Linkins

Midterm Madness, Part Deux: The Crazy 2010 Campaign Season Continues (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What many political wags will tell you is a historic and important campaign for the future of America is basically still a campaign about singing and dancing and gunplay and poltergeists of historical figures and Dutch cleanser.

Refudiate is the New Normalcy

Asher Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Asher Smith

Sarah Palin's right that "English is a living language. Shakespeare liked to coin new words too." And that's something to be afraid of -- because she's contributing far more to the trough of public consciousness than just a few verbal miscues.

WATCH: Surprise South Carolina Senate Candidate Gives First Speech

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MANNING, S.C. (Associated Press) - In his first campaign appearance, South Carolina's surprising U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene avoided any major ...

Alvin Greene's Embarrassing Cash Haul: Only $1,000

AP | BEN EVANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Democratic Senate nominee Alvin Greene still hasn't raised much money in his bid to unseat Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Caro...

Alvin Green: "I like to Watch"

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Rosenbaum

Democrats are scratching their heads over the inconceivable win of Alvin Greene, an unemployed Army veteran, who became South Carolina's Democratic nominee for the Senate.

Alvin Greene: An America for the Unemployed by the Unemployed

Doug Lieblich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Doug Lieblich

The opposition to Alvin Greene is endemic of an age-old discrimination rampant in America: jobism. Jobism is the unsubstantiated favor in a person's character based simply on the fact that he or she has a job.

Alvin Greene, Enigmatic South Carolina Senate Candidate, To Make First Public Speech

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene is making his first public speaking appearance in South Carolina since his unexpected Democr...

Alvin Greene Paid Senate Race Registration Fee Himself, Says South Carolina Law Enforcement

AP | MEG KINNARD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

COLUMBIA, S.C. — An unemployed military veteran will face no state charges over the $10,440 filing fee for his successful bid to win South Carol...

Alvin Greene Probe Underway: South Carolina Senate Candidate Faces Investigation

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) - The chief of South Carolina's state police says his agency is trying to determine how unemployed U.S. Senate candidate Alvin Greene got the mon...

South Carolina Senate Candidate Alvin Greene's Military Discharge Still Raising Red Flags

TIME | Michael Scherer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A week ago in the living room of South Carolina's Democratic nominee for the U.S. Senate, I asked Alvin Greene if there was anything that had not yet ...

Newly Elected South Carolina Senator Alvin Greene's Acceptance Speech

Steven Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Weber

I want to thank the thousands of voting machines that elected me. I want to thank the ballots for making you think of Lou Rawls and Al Greene, who I liked a lot. As a kid. I think Lou Rawls is dead. Which helped.

Alvin Greene's South Carolina Win: The Inside Scoop

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Sigman

Let there be no mystery about how Mr. Greene accumulated his 100,000-plus votes. Here's the full story behind Greene's canny three-pronged strategy to beat his well-funded primary opponent Vic Rawl.

Alvin Greene: I Am 'The Best Person To Be TIME Magazine's Man Of The Year'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Following Alvin Greene's surprising victory in South Carolina's Democratic Senate primary and subsequent controversy swirling around how he managed to...