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Alexi Giannoulias

WATCH: Illinois Senate Candidates Exchange Harsh Words, Old Accusations In Final Debate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

BY: CHRISTOPHER WILLS CHICAGO (AP) -- The candidates for President Barack Obama's former Senate seat assailed each other as immature, indecisive and...

IL-Sen: 46% Kirk (R), 42% Giannoulias (D) (Rasmussen 10/26)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/26/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Illinois 2010 Senate 46% Kirk (R), 42% Giannoulias...

IL-Sen: 38% Giannoulias (D), 36% Kirk (R) (Anzalone 10/24)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Anzalone-Liszt, for DSCC 10/20-24/10; 600 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live phone interview (TPM PollTracker) Illinois 2010 Senate 38% Gi...

IL-Sen: 43% Kirk (R), 41% Giannoulias (D) (Fox/Pulse 10/23)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fox News / Pulse Opinion Research 10/23/10; 1,000 likely voters, 3% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Fox release Illinois 2010 Senate 43% Kirk ...

Mark Kirk Opens Campaign Office At The Chinese Consulate

Matthew Filipowicz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Matthew Filipowicz

If anyone had any questions about Mark Kirk's commitment to multi-national corporations in China, they can safely put them aside. After holding his i...

IL-Sen: 44% Kirk (R), 41% Giannoulias (D) (Chicago Tribune 10/18-22)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Chicago Tribune 10/18-22/10; 700 likely voters, 3.7% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Chicago Tribune release Illinois 2010 Senate 44...

Walmart 'helps' 'inform' employees

Allison Kilkenny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Allison Kilkenny

A Walmart employee sent me a link to a website called "Walmart Community Votes," which allegedly exists to help inform employees about political candi...

IL-Sen: 43% Kirk (R), 41% Giannoulias (D) (Mason-Dixon/Post Dispatch 10/18-20)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mason-Dixon for KMOV/Post Dispatch 10/18-20/10; 625 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Post-Dispatch release Missouri ...

Suppose Your Actions Swung the Election

Paul Loeb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Loeb

Suppose the friends you dragged to the polls helped America reject the anonymous corporate dollars that threaten to drown our democracy?

This Senate Seat Isn't For Sale

Alexi Giannoulias | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alexi Giannoulias

Two years after Blagojevich, a confluence of Republican front groups think a Senate seat is still for sale. The $9 million they've poured into my race has funded a litany of debunked attack ads.

The F Word: Who Profits From Silly Campaign Season?

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

We need another word for silly season. It's way beyond silly how some are competing in this midterm race. In Illinois in particular, it's not been pre...

WATCH The New Ad By Veterans: 'Mark Kirk Serves Himself, Not Us'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With twelve days until the midterm elections, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee isn't about to let Illinois voters forget about Mark Kirk. ...

State GOP Calls Voter Integrity Squads Business As Usual, Others Claim Voter Intimidation

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On Tuesday night, Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk and his Democratic opponent Alexi Giannoulias faced off in a televised debate. Of course, the ...

IL-Sen: 42% Kirk (R), 40% Giannoulias (D) (PPP 10/14-16)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Public Policy Polling (D) 10/14-16/10; 557 likely voters, 4.2% margin of error Mode: Automated phone PPP release Illinois 2010 Senate 42% Kirk (R), ...

IL-Sen: 44% Kirk (R), 40% Giannoulias (D) (Rasmussen 10/18)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/18/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone Rasmussen release Illinois 2010 Senate 44% Kirk (R), 40% Giannoulias...

IL-Sen: 41% Giannoulias (D), 36% Kirk (R) (DSCC 10/13-17)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Anzalone Liszt (D) for the DSCC 10/13-17/10; 601 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Lynn Sweet post Illinois 2010 Sen...

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Illinois Senate Candidates Spar On Immigration, Campaign Finance

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Illinois' Senate candidates were grilled on their verbal missteps, flip-flops and opinions on controversial topics in Tuesday night's debate in Chicag...

Senate Candidate Kirk Hires 'Voter-Suppression Guru' To Recruit 'Voter Integrity' Squad

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Is Mark Kirk planning a Karl Rove-inspired voter intimidation program in Chicago this November? His opponent Alexi Giannoulias thinks so--and MSNBC's ...

IL-Sen: 44% Giannoulias (D), 41% Kirk (R) (Giannoulias 10/11-12)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Greenberg Quinlan Rosner (D) for Alexi Giannoulias 10/11-12/10; 600 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews Lynn Sweet post...

Dan Rutherford, Robin Kelly Fight for Nickels-and-Dimes in State Treasurer Race

David Ormsby | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
David Ormsby

Candidates for the office of Illinois State Treasurer seldom stir voter interest or imagination in this junior constitutional office. The 2010 election is no different.

WATCH: Michelle Obama Votes Early In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- First lady Michelle Obama has cast her ballot at a polling place on Chicago's South Side. Obama voted in Illinois' election at the Ma...

The More You Know, the More You GOP

David Paleologos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Paleologos

It's likely the Republican message of change has been connecting with voters despite the Democrat's best efforts to tie the GOP brand to some more radical members of the Tea Party.

IL-Sen: 37% Kirk (R), 37% Giannoulias (D) (Southern Illinois University 9/30-10/10)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale 9/30-10/10/10; 738 likely voters, 3.5% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (SIU release) Illinois...

Amanda Terkel

Political Group Funded By Bush Donors Retracts Ad Attacking Illinois Democrat

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The campaign of Illinois Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias is going after the political group New Prosperity Foundation (NPF) for airing a...

IL-Sen: 44% Giannoulias (D), 43% Kirk (R) (Rasmussen 10/11)

Huffington Post | Brad J Shannon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/11/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: automated phone (Rasmussen article) Illinois 2010 Senate 44% Giannoulias (D), 43% Ki...