Alexi Giannoulias

Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon (CBS)

Report: Jim McMahon Being Investigated For Bad Bank Loans

Former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon is being investigated by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. for bad loans handed out by Broadway Bank.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2012

Alexi Giannoulias (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Quinn Appoints Giannoulias To Chair College Board

Gov. Pat Quinn on Wednesday appointed former state treasurer Alexi Giannoulias to serve as chairman of the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB), a non-paid, voluntary 11-member board, which governs the state’s 48 community colleges.

08/11/2011

Alexi Giannoulias (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Report: Giannoulias To Teach Class At Northwestern

Anyone wondering about the future of Alexi Giannoulias, after he lost his U.S. Senate race last year now has an answer.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2011

Alexi Giannoulias (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Feds: Loans Took Down Giannoulias Family Bank

Federal investigators say the issuance of too many real estate loans was the cause of the demise of Broadway Bank.

11/16/2010

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias

Spokeswoman: Giannoulias Not Running For Mayor

Alexi Giannoulias says contrary to reports that surfaced Friday morning, he is not running for mayor.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2010

Senate Candidate Alexi Giannoulias (Jeff Haynes/Getty Images)

Alexi Giannoulias To Run For Mayor?

Could failed U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias be getting into the mayoral race to go up against Rahm Emanuel?

CBS Chicago–11/12/2010

Mark Kirk and Alexi Giannoulias at the Billy Goat Tavern

Kirk And Giannoulias Meet For A Beer At Billy Goat

Senator-elect Mark Kirk thanked voters as they exited their trains at the Ogilvie Transportation Center.

11/03/2010

Senator-Elect Mark Kirk Greeted Voters Wednesday At The Ogilvie Transportation Center. (Bernie Tafoya/WBBM Photo)

Republican Mark Kirk Defeats Giannoulias In Senate Race

Republican Mark Kirk has won the race for the U.S. Senate seat, according to the Associated Press.

11/02/2010

Alexi Giannoulias (left) and Mark Kirk (AP)

Kirk Takes Lead Over Giannoulias In Senate Race

Early results in the U.S. Senate race offer some good news for Democrat Alexi Giannoulias.

11/02/2010

Alexi Giannoulias and Mark Kirk (credit: Brian Kersey/Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Dead Heat In Senate Race As Polls Close

Democrat Alexi Giannoulias and Republican Mark Kirk are battling for the U.S. Senate seat that President Barack Obama used to hold.

CBS 2–11/02/2010

Illinois U.S. Senate candidates Republican Mark Kirk, left, and Democrat Alexi Giannoulias are seen before a televised debate.  (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Voters Cast Ballot For U.S. Senate

Illinoisans could be up late Tuesday night watching the results of the race to open the U.S. Senate seat once held by President Barack Obama.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010

Illinois U.S. Senate candidates Republican Mark Kirk, left, and Democrat Alexi Giannoulias are seen before a televised debate.  (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Senate Candidate Race A Toss-Up Day Before Election

The race to fill President Barack Obama’s old Senate seat is a toss-up just one day before the election. Candidates Alexi Giannoulias and Mark Kirk are campaigning until the very end. CBS 2′s Dana Kozlov reports.

11/01/2010

President Obama, Alexi Giannoulias, Pat Quinn

Senate, Gubernatorial Races Down To Wire

The races for governor and the U.S. Senate are going down to the wire Monday, as candidates from both sides make the most of their last day to campaign.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2010

President Barack Obama at 'Moving America Forward' rally in Philadelphia

Illinois Democrats Woo Voters Before Obama Rally

Democrats were out early Saturday trying to fire up voters before President Barack Obama’s Chicago rally.

10/30/2010

Illinois U.S. Senate candidates Republican Mark Kirk, left, and Democrat Alexi Giannoulias are seen before a televised debate.  (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Harsh Words, Old Accusations In Senate Debate

Civility is a thing of the past in the race for President Barack Obama’s former U.S. Senate seat.

10/27/2010

Bill Clinton

Clinton Backs Illinois Democrats At Chicago Rally

Former President Bill Clinton was in Chicago to attend a major Democratic rally.

CBS 2–10/26/2010

Bill Clinton

Clinton In Town To Help Quinn, Giannoulias

President Bill Clinton is coming to town this windy Tuesday morning to give Democrats a boost in tight races for U.S. Senate and governor.

CBS Chicago–10/26/2010

Republican Senate candidate Rep. Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Democratic Senate nominee, Illinois talk before their debate on October 19, 2010 (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Poll Shows Kirk With Slight Advantage

A new poll indicates that Republican Mark Kirk has opened up a small lead the U.S. Senate race, but it remains too close to call.

10/25/2010

Republican Senate candidate Rep. Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Democratic Senate nominee, Illinois talk before their debate on October 19, 2010 (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Giannoulias Slams Kirk Over ‘Beijing Fundraiser’

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias is accusing Republican opponent Mark Kirk of “economic treason” as the two sides skirmish over a small fundraiser in the race for President Barack Obama’s old Senate seat.

10/21/2010

Governor Pat Quinn (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Defender Endorses Quinn, Other Dems

The Chicago Defender newspaper has endorsed Pat Quinn for governor and Alexi Giannoulias for U.S. Senator, among several other Democratic candidates for the Nov. 2 election.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2010

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