After a swift rise to the top of Illinois politics, State Treasurer and U.S. Senate candidate Alexi Giannoulias seems poised for a megaflop at the polls this November. Family bank ceased by the feds? Check. Financial ties to convicted felons? Check. In this anti-bank climate, can Giannoulias do anything to convince voters to send him to Washington?
Probably not, but he’ll give it a try.