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Rod Blagojevich, Obama, corruption, Recall Governor, Illinois legislature, Illinois Recall Initiative Petition

Illinois Governor, Rod Blagojevich, who was endorsed by Barack Obama, has ties to many corruption figures in Chicago and Illinois and was repeatedly mentioned during the Rezko corruption trial may be removed from office. The Illinois Senate recently tried to pass legislation to allow the recall of the Governor. It failed by 3 votes. Here exerpts from an article in the Chicago Tribune: “But lawmakers who pushed the measure said Blagojevich was the primary reason the state constitution needs a recall provision. “State government is hemorrhaging with scandal and corruption,” said Sen.Read More