06/23/2010 06:44 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Alexi Giannoulias Releases New Campaign Ad, Rips Mark Kirk For Avoiding Press (VIDEO)

It's been nearly a month since Mark Kirk has addressed the controversy surrounding misstatements made about his military service and teaching career. The Republican Senate candidate even ran from reporters following a Monday speaking engagement--and his Democratic opponent continues to take his reluctance to answer questions as a political opportunity.

The Alexi Giannoulias campaign released a new ad Wednesday, pointing out the endorsements he has gained since Kirk's scandal began.

Check out the ad here: