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Report: Giannoulias Family Bank Gave Tony Rezko Another Big Loan

Chicago Sun-Times | One Citizen Speaking... | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

By February 2006, businessman and political fixer Tony Rezko was already politically radioactive, caught up in a federal investigation that would see ...

WATCH: Giannoulias Defends Tax Deductions On 'Morning Joe'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

By: CHRISTOPHER WILLS / The Associated Press SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias qualified for a huge tax deduction by...

WATCH: Mark Kirk Ads Move Past Military Record; Giannoulias Stays On It

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mark Kirk's US Senate campaign made two ad buys Wednesday, hoping to move past the military record-embellishment scandal that has tarnished the candid...

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...

For Broadway Bank Customers, Business As Usual With Only A Name Change

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Longtime customers at the Broadway Bank branch at 5960 N. Broadway said Saturday the only thing that changed overnight, after federal regulators seize...

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 ...

Demetris Giannoulias: Is Broadway Bank Too Little To Survive?

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

When a community bank in Illinois fails, there are many losers: the bank's employees, customers, community and the local economy to name only a few. ...

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...

Mark Kirk Returns Campaign Cash To Goldman Sachs, Giannoulias Camp Says Kirk Puts Wall Street First

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After months of grilling Alexi Giannoulias for his family's bank woes, Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk has his own mess to deal with: the thousa...

Take One for the Team, Alexi

Matt Farmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Matt Farmer

Dear Alexi, You've played plenty of hoops over the years, so you of all people should know when it's time to pull yourself out of the ball game.

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,...

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

PHOTOS: Dems Launch New Online Comic Book, 'The Adventures Of Two-Faced Kirk'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A new poll puts Illinois Republican Mark Kirk in the lead for the Senate race, but throughout the campaign, Kirk has refused or avoided answering ques...

Broadway Bank: While Alexi Giannoulias Worked, Bank Loaned $20 Million To Felons Giorango And Stavropoulos

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

After a several-week reprieve from bank-related headaches, Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias has got a new one to deal with: a Chicago Tribune report...

Alexi Giannoulias Launches Anti-Mark Kirk April Fool's Ad (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk takes heat on both sides of the aisle for comments he made about trying to repeal health care reform, his opp...

Mark Kirk Backtracks On Pledge To Repeal Health Reform

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk has ended his media silence on health care, but seems to be backing away from his previous pledge to repeal the ...

Alexi Giannoulias Leaving Race? Columnist Thinks So, Campaign Says It's 'Fiction'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago Sun-Times column has some local (and national) politicos wondering about Alexi Giannoulias' future as the Democratic Senate nominee for Illi...

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 ...

Mark Kirk: Broadway Bank Has Loaned $52 Million To Criminals

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

U.S. Rep Mark Kirk said today that Thursday's arrest of a Giannoulias Family friend and bank customer brings the amount of money Broadway Bank has loa...

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.

Is David Axelrod Trying to Muscle Alexi G Out of the Senate Race?

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Carol Felsenthal

For Alexi Giannoulias's Republican opponent, Mark Kirk, opposition research consists of looking up recent stories in the Chicago dailies.

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...

Broadway Bank: Alexi Giannoulias, Family Could Make $15M From Collapse, Giannoulias Campaign Denies Allegations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE (3/9): Alexi Giannoulias' campaign issued a statement following the Crain's Chicago Business story that the Giannoulias family could make milli...

Mark Kirk, Alexi Giannoulias Build Rival Websites About Broadway Bank Collapse

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In a game of political "nuh-uh, yuh-huh," Senate candidates Mark Kirk and Alexi Giannoulias have set up rival websites making contradicting claims abo...