February 18, 2009 Remember how Rod Blagojevich was the most embarrassing thing to happen to Illinois Democrats? Has Roland Burris replaced him?
February 17, 2009 Democrats took over Congress in the 2006 elections for an assortment of reasons, one being the "culture of corruption" during Republican reign. Now there are some ethics questions about Democrats too.
January 29, 2009 Meet the new governor of Illinois, Pat Quinn.
January 29, 2009 The Illinois state Senate has unanimously voted to remove Gov. Rod Blagojevich from office.
January 29, 2009 List of governors impeached and removed from office. If Illinois state senators vote to convict him, Rod Blagojevich would be the eighth.
January 29, 2009 Rod Blagojevich made an impassioned speech to members of the Illinois state Senate in an attempt to save his job.
January 29, 2009 Blagojevich has begun his last-ditch defense.
January 28, 2009 Gov. Rod Blagojevich is expected to make a closing statement at his impeachment trial tomorrow in Springfield. It would be his first appearance at the trial.
January 23, 2009 Will the public be admitted to the Blagojevich impeachment trial next week? And will there be a trial?
January 9, 2009 The Illinois House, by a 114-1 vote, has impeached Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D). Next: a trial in the state Senate, where a two-thirds vote is needed to convict and remove him from office.
January 8, 2009 A panel of the Illinois state Legislature has unanimously called for the impeachment of Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
December 23, 2008 President-elect Obama's transition team has released its long-awaited report about contacts between the Obama staff and Gov. Rod Blagojevich regarding the open Senate seat in Illinois.
December 21, 2008 A former Bush administration official, David Safavian, has been convicted of charges stemming from his relationship with disgraced lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Again.
December 19, 2008 Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich meets the press; declares his innocence; says he won't resign and will fight the charges every step of the way.
December 17, 2008 The Illinois Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to the fitness of Gov. Rod Blagojevich. This was in response to an effort by state Attorney General Lisa Madigan to remove the governor from office. The latest in the Blago saga.
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