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Alexi Giannoulias Senate

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 ...

Kirk Reports Raising $2.2 Million For Senate Race, Giannoulias Camp Calls Money 'Services Rendered' For Corporate Interests

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rep. Mark Kirk, the Illinois Republican seeking President Obama's old Senate seat, raised $2.2 million in the first quarter of 2010, and has more than...

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...

Mark Kirk's 'Misidentified' Navy Award Not His First Slip Up

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rep. Mark Kirk is facing some serious criticism following his false (and repeated) claim that he was named the Navy Intelligence Officer of the Year i...

Giannoulias: White House Support Is On The Way

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias might not have Jesse Jackson, Jr. on his side, but his campaign has been sure to let the everyone know that he does have support fro...

David Axelrod Fires Back At Mark Kirk: Calls Kirk's Obama Diss, Health Care Stance 'Disappointing' (AUDIO, FULL TEXT)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Mark Kirk's dissing of President Obama and health care reform became quite public Wednesday when audio from a Republican dinner in suburban Winnetka w...

Giannoulias Speaks Out Against Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias, who is running for President Obama's former seat, once again voiced his support for the gay commun...

Mark Kirk Calls President Obama 'This Guy' While Slamming Health Reform, Calls Obama A 'One-Termer'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Democratic Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias has called on his GOP rival Mark Kirk to apologize after audio was released that showed Kirk making "dis...

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, 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...

Giannoulias, Quinn Hold Leads In New Poll: Illinois Democrats Up For Now

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Daily Kos/Research 2000 poll released Thursday shows Illinois Democrats leading Republicans in both the race for Senate and Governor--but with many ...

Alexi Giannoulias Wins Democratic Primary For Illinois Senate Seat, Will Face Mark Kirk In General Election

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Alexi Giannoulias, the state treasurer and party favorite, won the Democratic nomination for Illinois's U.S. Senate seat in Tuesday's election, He wil...

Giannoulias' Broadway Bank Problem: Regulators Step In

Crain's Chicago Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Broadway Bank, the troubled Chicago lender owned by the family of Illinois Treasurer and U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias, has entered into a c...

Illinois Democrats Need Obama's Help To Keep His Old Senate Seat

New York Times | James Warren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Some Chicagoans grouse that President Obama has reneged on promises to return home regularly. Midway through a desultory, prickly United States Senate...

Alexi Giannoulias Rips David Hoffman For Fundraiser With Federal Prosecutors

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The mud has started to fly in the race for Barack Obama's former U.S. Senate seat. Just hours after Democratic candidate David Hoffman challenged riv...

Giannoulias Unveils Dozens Of Endorsements As Old Questions Resurface

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias is wasting no time maneuvering for front-runner status in the race to replace Roland Burris in the U.S. Senate in 20...

Giannoulias Raises $1.1M For Senate Bid In 28 Days

Chicago Sun-Times | Abdon M. Pallasch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

He's still just at the "exploratory committee" stage, but Illinois Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias has already raised $1.1 million in the 28 days since he...

Alexi Giannoulias Launches Exploratory Campaign For Burris' Senate Seat

Chicago Sun-Times | Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, 32, opens his exploratory bid for Senator today hoping his close association with President Obama, generat...