Dems still steamed about S.C. Senate nominee Greene 

House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., said he has no plans to support Alvin Greene in South Carolina’s Senate race and he suspects foul play in his improbable primary win last Tuesday.
Clyburn told CNN’s State of the Union that he believes Greene was “someone’s plant” to disrupt the election process.
Greene will face Republican Sen. Jim DeMint on the November ballot.
“People intentionally circumvented the law, the rules and regulations, did not file any disclosures, did not file any of their campaign finances, yet they spent hundreds of thousands of dollars running this campaign and broke every law,” Clyburn asserted.
Clyburn also said the campaign manager for Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., was managing the campaign of his own Democratic primary opponent.
” I know a Democratic pattern, I know a Republican pattern, and I saw in the Democratic primary elephant dung all over the place,” Clyburn said.
Greene, an unemployed military veteran, did not campaign or spend any money on his election beyond the $!0,000 filing fee, which he said came from his own savings.
His Democratic opponent has called for an investigation and the state Democratic party wants Greene to quit the race.
On NBC’s Meet the Press, White House senior advisor David Axelrod said Greene “doesn’t appear” to be a legitimate candidate.
Axelrod stopped short of calling for Greene to step aside but said that until South Carolina can show how Greene won the primary, “I don’t think he can claim to be a strong, credible candidate.”

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