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The very controversy still South Carolina senate candidate Alvin Greene says he's focused on campaigning now despite what he calls a smear campaign against -- -- was indicted on a felony obscenity charge earlier this month he now refers to the indictment as a quote native distraction.
On the -- held a voter registration drive yesterday said the goal was to end -- the recession.
Green if considered in the longest of shots against incumbent Republican senator.
To -- next now our next guest has a special relationship and Alvin Greene talks often on his radio show we will get to that just a minute.
But first he's also been talking to his listeners about -- North Carolina man suspected of having ties to Al -- yet.
He Clarkson is the host of the Keith Larson show on his.
1110 in the Carolinas he joins us now live from Charlotte -- -- and heat nation.
Aren't so how about this -- possible al-Qaeda connection and they ending indicted by a federal grand jury in Charlotte now.
Well he's being investigated by a federal grand jury in in this Charlotte's Americana is his name and here's the thing.
It if he's dangerous as the feds are now saying is if he's a threat.
Two Americans then somebody in federal gov -- got some explaining to do because.
When he was running -- pro al-Qaeda blog.
Here in Charlotte the feds knew about him then they decided he wasn't dangerous then well he turns -- barely two years later.
In Yemen now at as al-Qaeda is cyberspace.
-- Thomas -- At rallying.
Now the Muslim youth to join the revolutionary Jihad.
I mean this doesn't just happen overnight you don't just go backpacking through Yemen go up to the door of al-Qaeda at corporate HQ and and apply for a high level position that this is that the feds let him slip through their thing.
Well I think he was living and working there in the Carolinas and in what kind of reaction -- hearing from the collars.
What -- the main thing people ask questions like where were the feds there watching this guy.
How could he not have been on a no fly list and and this is the current -- -- Obama administration.
And back into the Bush Administration did they don't understand how a guy like this wasn't -- better tabs -- Aren't telling you are keeping tabs on your buddy Alvin -- You talk till -- get this week you have to it seems more access to Alvin the most folks out there but he likes you have these phone calls.
Hot flat out -- -- -- you how he's reacting to now officially being facing federal charges.
Yeah I'm just lucky with -- I guess our summer distraction of 2010.
He is insisting he is not gonna withdraw from this race he's not gonna step down.
Federal indictment and by the way when we're talking with him this week -- out of the -- says let's take some questions from the listeners so we took some calls and and somebody asked him -- -- -- have you thought about running for president.
Any no I didn't know if they did -- and he said well I I need to win the senate race first.
I need to solve the recession first but after that he said anything goes he wouldn't rule it out so.
Okay and may just be the beginning a could be just any in the beginning of very entertaining interesting political career -- -- -- play a little bit of a clip that we have from the show when you talk to element and there's this rap song that he likes he wants people against downloaded and I and that's gonna go my towards recession as well.
Let's play a little bit of a clip from your show this.
-- There are you playing the rap tune in the background.
You're playing I was thinking Marc was playing that here marks not playing you're playing the rap tune in the background here.
-- or somebody else but me.
You're playing right now -- No why are you playing them right now because -- appropriate we're on the radio.
It was where you play potential hit song and he's got action figures he's got to wrap.
And he's now campaigning we see the video what's next round and keep in your opinion you know.
I don't know you never know we're gonna get without -- -- he's like a box of chocolates and he says he's gonna come -- go to the rap tune in our studio a week from Monday.
-- -- -- We are counting on some footage from that -- Larson thank you always protecting -- and an eight keeping us up to date on mountain thanks and have a great Sunday --
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