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Giannoulias: Feds' Seizing My Family Bank Makes Me Qualified to be Senator

Illinois Democrat thinks his weaknesses are his strengths.

6:20 PM, Apr 26, 2010 • By DANIEL HALPER
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On Friday Alexi Giannoulias's family bank was seized by the feds. What does this mean for the Democratic Senate candidate in Illinois who worked at the bank fours years ago? Opportunity for a political ad, of course!

What's next? Will Eliot Spitzer, if he follows through on his much anticipated political comeback, tout getting caught with Client 9 as an example of overcoming adversity?

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