Tag: commutation

Rod Blagojevich is all yours, Illinois Democrats

Try as hard as you might to pretend that you had not much–make that nothing–to do with the rise and fall of former governor and convicted felon Rod Blagojevich, you, Illinois Democrats, created and nurtured him. He was the scion of the Chicago, Cook County and Illinois Democrat party and your efforts to disown him... Read more »

Update on the Update: Unrepentant Blago's 'golden' commutation. Will or can he run again?

Update: Readers have pointed me in the direction of the Articles of Impeachment (HR1671) that proclaims: Wherefore, this abuse of power by Rod R. Blagojevich warrants his impeachment and trial,  removal from the office of Governor and his disqualification to hold any public office of the state in the future. [Emphasis is mine.] True enough.... Read more »
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