Trump Mulls Commuting Ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Prison Sentence

TPMBlagojevich was convicted in 2010 and 2011 on 18 counts related to his efforts to sell Obama's seat. He was sentenced to 14 years in prison. According to the New York Times' Maggie Habberman, Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner has been pushing Trump to ...

August 8th 2019


Rod Blagojevich saga timeline: From arrest to Trump

Chicago TribuneThe Illinois Senate votes 59-0 to remove Blagojevich, who walks out of the silent chamber after delivering an impassioned plea for mercy, saying he "never, ever intended to violate the law." Within hours they applaud his former running mate and lieutenant ...

August 8th 2019