Posts tagged "Alexi Giannoulias"

Cong. Kirk picks up a bundle of North Shore cash last night

Cong. Mark Kirk (R- Highland Park), the Republican Candidate for the U. S. Senate, stopped by the Wilmette, IL home of Drs. Olga and Tony Ivankovich [Significant players, along with at least one other doctor in attendance, at Rush University Medical Center] last night, in an attempt to maintain and grow his advantage in terms... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz and Proft discuss the Blago Trial, Jackson, Brady, Quinn, Kirk, Giannoulias and more

Jeff Berkowitz: Do you know why they didn’t make that case? Dan Proft: No, I don’t know why [Cong. Jesse] Jackson wasn’t arrested. The problem I have– ***************************** Dan Proft: …What voters are looking at–how about my household budget? That’s what I’m worried about… I’m worried about my household budget, so speak to me about... Read more »

Cong. Mark Kirk's likely U. S. Senate campaign themes/ City Club of Chicago discussion

5th Term Cong. Mark Steven Kirk (R- Highland Park) is currently in the lead to become the next U. S. Senator from Illinois, replacing Democrat Roland Burris, who replaced Democrat Barack Obama, who replaced Republican Peter Fitzgerald when he decided not to seek re-election in 2004. The Real Clear Politics average of polling data has Kirk... Read more »
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Did Carol Marin challenge and engage Alexi Giannoulias enough on his "Broadway Bank facts."

The Carol Marin interview last night on Chicago Tonight (WTTW) seemed, on its face, to cover all bases. You wouldn’t say that Marin was throwing softballs at Alexi Giannoulias, State Treasurer and the Democratic Party’s U. S. Senate Candidate nominee. But, as you watched the twenty-three minute interview (usually Chicago Tonight keeps these segments to fifteen... Read more »

Did Carol Marin challenge and engage Alexi Giannoulias enough on his "Broadway Bank facts."

The Carol Marin interview last night on Chicago Tonight (WTTW) seemed, on its face, to cover all bases. You wouldn’t say that Marin was throwing softballs at Alexi Giannoulias, State Treasurer and the Democratic Party’s U. S. Senate Candidate nominee. But, as you watched the twenty-three minute interview (usually Chicago Tonight keeps these segments to fifteen... Read more »

The IL GOP: Emerges from the election with a bunch of Happy Warriors

It may not yet be resolved 100% as to who the Republican nominee for Governor is, but the Illinois Republican Party came out of Tuesday’s election in very, very good shape, no matter who the standard bearer is for Governor. [BTW, as of Wednesday evening, it appears that Sen. Bill Brady is up by 400 votes,... Read more »
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