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What do Rod Blagojevich and Jeff Skilling have in common?

Umm, let’s see. One was the CEO of Enron who made sixty MILLION dollars selling stock in advance of his company’s catastrophic implosion around the turn of the century. 245 more words


Chicago City Clerk Susana Mendoza calls it as she sees it

Susana Mendoza is the City Clerk of Chicago and currently one of only two women in a city-wide post (City Treasurer Stephanie Neely being the other). 5,912 more words


Defense Attorneys Want To Air Reputed Kickback Claims About Ex-Sen. Burris

CHICAGO (AP) – An Illinois Democrat appointed by disgraced former Gov. Rod Blagojevich to a U.S. Senate in 2008 has become an issue in the lead-up to a federal trial in Chicago, with defense attorneys claiming Roland Burris was once accused of seeking to extort a business. 221 more words