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Alexi Giannoulias

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  • Senate poll: Giannoulias, Kirk neck and neck

    Democrat Alexi Giannoulias and Republican Mark Kirk are wounded rivals running neck and neck for the U.S. Senate seat once held by President Barack Obama, a new Tribune/WGN-TV poll shows. After a bruising summer of controversies, both major party...
  • Christopher Kennedy Considering Run for U.S. Senate

    (WGN-AM) - A son of the late Robert F. Kennedy is considering a run for the U.S. Senate seat once held by President Barack Obama, the latest member of his family dynasty to take a stab at politics. The seat Christopher Kennedy is interested in is now...
  • Social media wrap: Carly Fiorina vs. Barbara Boxer, Marco Rubio vs. Charlie Crist -- Part 1

     
    Thought traditional campaigning was no-hold-barred bashing worthy of an Ultimate Fighting title? Think again. Facebook and Twitter take their places in both red and blue corners....
  • Obama to visit Chicago Ford plant

     
    by Christi Parsons President Obama will tour the Ford plant on the south side of Chicago next week to talk about the recovery of the auto industry and the importance of investing in energy-efficient vehicles. The visit Thursday, Aug. 5......
  • Poll watch: Dems find glimmers of hope

     
    by Mike Memoli Democrats are, with appropriate perspective, pointing to a handful of polls this week that they say indicates the political climate is at worst stabilizing, and at best beginning to improve for their Congressional candidates this year....
  • Obama's Chicago birthday plans

     
    by Mike Memoli There's no place like home for President Obama, especially on his birthday. Air Force One will take the president back to the Windy City tomorrow afternoon, where he plans to celebrate his 49th birthday at a dinner......
  • Obama on Giannoulias: 'You can trust him'

     
    (Cross posted from Clout Street) by John Byrne and Rick Pearson President Barack Obama today told Democratic campaign donors that U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias is running "for all the right reasons." "He's not doing this to help lobbyists. He's....
  • U.S. Chamber targets Giannoulias

     
    by Mike Memoli One day after his campaign got a major boost from President Obama, Alexi Giannoulias finds himself facing a third-party attack on the airwaves that highlights one of his major vulnerabilities: Broadway Bank. The ad from the U.S.......
  • A Day Of Calm, As Is His Norm

    Barack Obama spent the final day of his presidential campaign enveloped in euphoria. Staff members high-fived over the latest voter turnout data and handed out bottles of pinot grigio on the campaign plane. Friends choked back tears as they sat with the...
  • Romney: Sells houses, scrubs for '12?

     
    by Mark Silva "Mitt Romney doesn't have a job for the first time in his adult life,'' writes our friend Glenn Johnson, a political writer who has followed the wanderings of the former Massachusetts governor for some time. "That hardly......
  • Kennedy for Senate? (Illinois this time)

     
    by Mark Silva and Dan P. Blake, updated at 5:15: pm EDT Could there be another Kennedy in the Senate? It's a big name, Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley notes. A spokeswoman for Chris Kennedy, president of the Merchandise Mart in......
  • Could Gitmo topple Democrats in Illinois?

     
    Only 15 months ago, President Obama carried his home state of Illinois with 62% of the vote against Republican John McCain's 37%. Now, the incumbent Gov. Pat Quinn -- who came in after Rod Blagojevich was impeached -- is in......