Jeff Greene: I Pledged Half My Money to Charity Long Before Bill Gates

Billionaire candidate Jeff Greene, who is running against Congressman Kendrick Meek for the Democratic Senate nomination in Florida, says he beat Bill Gates and Warren Buffett to the punch on the billionaire challenge, wherein those two are asking other billionaires to commit half of their wealth to charity:

"I made that committee long long before they ever did that idea, in my estate planning. The worse thing I think a wealthy person can do is to curse his child with enormous wealth and no drive to get anything done on his own," said Greene, who has a young son.

Read the full post from Alex Leary at The Buzz.