Here's yet another a great example of the complex machinery of Chicago ("there-is-no-machine") politics. Chicago Daily Observer :
"Boiling down a complex blog entry by P.U.M.A. pundit, Tony Rezko used Alexi Giannoulias bank to float $450,000 in bad checks, while campaigning for Alexi’s brother Demetris to be placed on the Illinois Finance Authority Board.Read the rest at Chicago Daily Observer. The column is full of links that flesh out the rest of the story.
Demetris Giannoulias was on the Board at the Crossroads Fund, a Chicago Based left wing organzation supported by Bill Ayers, Bernadine Dohrn and Barack Obama, which made grants to such stellar organizations as ACORN and other affordable housing swindlers. . .