South Carolina Senate candidates



Jim DeMint


AGE: 59

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, University of Tennessee; master's degree, Clemson University

OCCUPATION: Owned a market research firm in Greenville, the DeMint Group

POLITICAL BACKGROUND: U.S. House, 1999-2004; U.S. Senate, 2004

Alvin M. Greene


AGE: 33

OCCUPATION: Veteran, U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, University of South Carolina

Tom Clements

Green Party

AGE: 59

OCCUPATION: Southeastern Nuclear Campaign coordinator with Friends of the Earth

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree, Emory University; master's degree, University of Georgia