Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich reacted to President Trump's commutation of his 14-year federal prison sentence, going after the prosecutors in his case and claiming they are the same people who are trying to undermine the current commander-in-chief.
The man appointed by Rod Blagojevich to fill the Senate seat left vacant by Barack Obama after he was elected president said he supports President Trump's commutation of the former Illinois governor's prison sentence.
Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker proposed a $42 billion fiscal 2021 general funds budget on Wednesday that includes $1.4 billion in new revenue from a change in the state's income tax rate structure that may or may not be approved by voters in November.
Rod Blagojevich, a former Illinois governor forced out of office for trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, thanked President Donald Trump on Wednesday for commuting his prison sentence and again proclaimed his innocence.
Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich described himself as a “freed political prisoner” Wednesday — and said he was getting used to living in the real world post prison. “We want to express our most profound and everlasting gratitude to President Trump,” Blagojevich told a crowd of supporters outside his Chicago home, referring to his wife...
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