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The 4 Books Rod Blagojevich Is Reading in Prison

Earlier this week, Chicago magazine scored the first interview with former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich since he began a 14-year prison sentence for more than a dozen federal crimes. 303 more words


Blagojevich Behind Bars: 'He's More Mellow, Sounds Humbler'

(CBS) – Rod Blagojevich, the disgraced former governor of Illinois, talks for the first time about his life, his family and life in prison.

CBS 2’s Vince Gerasole sat down with the Chicago Magazine reporter who heard firsthand how Blagojevich has and hasn’t changed. 380 more words


Rod Blagojevich breaks from the silence

David Bernstein of Chicago Magazine wrote an article that contains Rod Blagojevich’s first conversation since his sentencing, 5 years ago. David talks with John Williams and shares various aspects of Rod’s sentencing including how his family is handling this, his adjustments and changes he’s experienced since starting his sentence, and more. 25 more words

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The Mincing Rascals 09.07.17: Soda taxes, A JB Pritzker and Rob Blagojevich connection, DACA, President Trump shocks

The Mincing Rascals today are John Williams and Steve Bertrand of WGN Radio, and Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune. Today, the Rascals revisit the Cook County soda tax, and suggest their revisions to the tax. 132 more words

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Appeals Court Again Denies Blagojevich Request for Rehearing

CHICAGO (AP) – A federal appeals court again has rejected a request from former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich for a rehearing on his request for another resentencing. 133 more words