April 23, 2010

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Bank With Ties to Illinois Democratic Senate Candidate Fails (VICTORIA MCGRANE And DOUGLAS BELKIN, 4/23/10, WSJ)

Illinois regulators Friday shuttered a Chicago bank closely tied to the Democratic candidate running for President Barack Obama's former U.S. Senate seat.

Broadway Bank is owned by the family of Illinois state Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias, who is locked in a competitive race in this year's eections. His role at the institution has become a central issue in the race. [...]

Mr. Giannoulias couldn't be reached to a comment.

Posted by Orrin Judd at April 23, 2010 8:45 PM
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