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Patrick Fitzgerald

Ousting Blago

January 29, 2009

Blago is now the former Governor of Illinois. In a 59-0 vote, the Illinois State Senate sent a message to Rod Blagojevich:  don’t let the door hit your ass on the way out the door!  Don’t worry, every single media outlet within 3000 miles will want to hear Blago’s side of the story — how his trials and [...]

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Bush Pardons 19, but Missed One Biggie

December 23, 2008

President Bush exercised his Constitutional right to pardon some folks today.  His number is up to 191 – much less than BJ or Reagan over their two terms.  Today, Bush issued 19 pardons and one commutation, none of which seem very controversial, and a couple were even posthumus. Missing from the pardons was Scooter Libby.  I [...]

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