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Giannoulias: Obama's Heavy Healthcare Focus Was A Mistake

AP | CHRISTOPHER WILLS and DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias describes himself as someone with the judgment and guts to make his own decisions, even if it means...

As Owners Face Criminal Charges, Boston Blackie's Locations Close

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Several Boston Blackie's locations closed Wednesday as the owners of the local popular burger restaurant face criminal charges. As of now, five resta...

Say What? Mark Kirk Tries Linking Giannoulias To Saddam Hussein

Chicago Sun-Times | Blog Down, Chicago Bears | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On a day that Democrat Alexi Giannoulias released a new commercial slamming him as a liar, Republican Mark Kirk tried to shift the focus back onto Gia...

Mark Kirk Dodges Military Record, Policy Issues In AP Interview

AP | CHRISTOPHER WILLS and DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — While insisting Illinois voters deserve "more honesty" from politicians, Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk repeatedly ducked quest...

Alexi Giannoulias Got $30K Tax Refund, Says He Will Donate Money To Charity

Talking Points Memo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois state Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, the Democratic nominee in the state's hotly-contested Senate race, could have yet another political liabil...

Illinois Senate Race: Voters Left With Choosing 'Lesser Of Two Evils'?

AP | CHRISTOPHER WILLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Republican Mark Kirk has stepped on a political landmine of his own creation, leaving him as damaged as his Democratic oppon...

Anti-Giannoulias Ad Not Being Aired By Chicago Comcast

Politico | Posted by Ben Smith 03:03 PM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The Committee for Truth in Politics, a conservative group with a tongue-in-cheek name, an aversion to disclosure, and no public presence beyond its la...

WATCH: Giannoulias Talks Broadway Bank In New Ad, Accuses Kirk Of Being Out Of Touch

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Just days after the failure of his family's bank, Alexi Giannoulias released a new ad using the bank's closure to slam his opponent Mark Kirk, accusin...

Is Today The End For Giannoulias' Broadway Bank?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Federal regulators have entered the family bank of Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias Friday evening, and NBC Chicago reports that a worker...

Is Today The End For Giannoulias' Broadway Bank?

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Today is D-Day for the Giannoulias family business, Broadway Bank. Make that FDIC day. A team of government-backed financial regulators is waiting ...

Durbin: Alexi Giannoulias Can Still Win Obama's Old Seat

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Regulators shut down the bank owned by Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias' family on Friday, setting up an expected but daunting cha...

Giannoulias' Broadway Bank Troubles Could Haunt Him In The Senate Race

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The bank owned by Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias' family could fail in just days, forcing him to overcome a notable business stu...

WATCH: Kirk Launches New Ad Attacking Giannoulias' Broadway Bank Problems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Just days after Alexi Giannoulias accused his opponent for Illinois Senate Mark Kirk of being "obsessed" with talking about Broadway Bank's problems, ...

Alexi: Mark Kirk Is 'Obsessed' With Talking About Broadway Bank

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The troubles surrounding Alexi Giannoulias' family bank have put a dark cloud over his campaign in recent weeks, but during a Monday press conference,...

Giannoulias Campaign Trying to Control Message

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias's campaign for the United States Senate has something rare in politics: advance notice that a disaster is about to strike, and time ...

Madigan On Giannoulias' Broadway Bank Problems: 'Glad I Don't Have Deposits There'

newsblogs.chicagotribune.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Powerful Democratic House Speaker Michael Madigan today had a bit of a chuckle at the expense of Democratic U.S. Senate nominee Alexi Giannoulias. As...

Alexi Giannoulias Gives Tainted Money To Charity: Boston Blackie's Owner Charged With Bank Fraud, Gave Alexi Campaign Money

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As if the Broadway Bank debacle weren't enough stress for Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias, a major campaign contributor and customer of ...

Giannoulias, Kirk, and Broadway Bank

Steve Sheffey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Steve Sheffey

Unless it turns out that Alexi Giannoulias did anything illegal -- and no one is alleging that he did -- Broadway Bank is among the least important issues in this campaign.

Alexi Giannoulias Gets 'Strong Support' From White House During Visit, Adds Top Obama Fundraiser To Campaign (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias' Tuesday trip to the White House was a productive one. Not only did the Democratic Senate candidate attend the Greek Independence Da...

Giannoulias, Family Could Get Millions From Broadway Bank Collapse

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias and his family could see a more than $10 million windfall if Broadway Bank fails. Th U.S. Senate candidate, his mother and two ...

Alexi Giannoulias Denies Risky Lending At Broadway Bank, Admits The Bank Will Probably Close

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While Mark Kirk continues to attack Alexi Giannoulias for allegedly refusing to answer questions about his family's troubled Broadway Bank, the state ...

Mark Kirk Talks Tough On Giannoulias Bank Woes

AP | DEANNA BELLANDI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk touted ways to help small businesses on Monday, while talking tough about Democratic opponent Al...

Alexi Giannoulias Stumbles On Broadway Bank As Hoffman, Jackson Attack

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias is struggling to get past the increasingly ugly picture being painted of his family's Broadway Bank. The candidate for the Democrat...