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Today's developments are breath taking.... only more breath taking is the role the Obama Transition team may have ...
by Hope Reborn
Comment Count 658 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2008 at 10:20 AM PST with 651 Recommends
FBI File #9536B Wiretap on line 312-XXX-XXXX November 10th, 2008 12:42 PM Eastern Time Rush transcript: RAHM EMANUEL: This is Rahm. ROD BLAGOJEVICH: Hey Rahm, yeah it's Rod. EMANUEL: Uh-
by existenz
Comment Count 430 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2008 at 12:34 PM PST with 485 Recommends
Does the GOP want to kill the economy? I'm really starting to think so. Lots of reaction to the GOP's refusal to make concessions like everyone else to assist the American auto industry. Also, ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 463 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2008 at 12:56 AM PST with 442 Recommends
Michael Sneed, who is female, claimed that Rahm Emanuel made 21 separate phone calls to Blagojevich. It was all unsourced , thrown out there, ...
by Setrak
Comment Count 235 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2008 at 07:03 PM PST with 432 Recommends
Note: I'm the author of a new book, Barack Obama: This Improbable Quest , but I'm not part of the Obama campaign. There’s been a huge amount ...
by JohnKWilson
Comment Count 467 comments on Tue Jan 29, 2008 at 02:20 PM PST with 399 Recommends
It’s only fair, and it should be said. The sooner, the better. As the events surrounding potential investigations ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 400 comments on Tue Feb 17, 2009 at 01:22 PM PST with 390 Recommends
Breaking news from Chicago: Source: Feds take Gov. Blagojevich into ...
by Bob Johnson
Comment Count 1021 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2008 at 06:16 AM PST with 379 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald and others react to Rep. Silvestre Reyes' recommendation that Obama keep Bush's top intelligence officials on at the CIA in the name of "continuity." Reyes also recommended that some ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 215 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2008 at 12:40 AM PST with 253 Recommends
Does Bush really think he is fooling anybody with his ridiculous legacy project? Timothy Gay writes a very convincing smackdown of the legacy project and argues that the neo-cons can stop dreaming - ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 219 comments on Sun Dec 14, 2008 at 12:47 AM PST with 241 Recommends
Lost in all the Chicken Littling about OMG OMG Did Obama Play Ball With Blago (Answer: ...
by Phoenix Woman
Comment Count 95 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2008 at 03:50 PM PST with 212 Recommends
I have not seen this diaried yet, so I apologize if I am repeating someone else's diary. Pat Quinn, Illinois' Lt. Governor just finished a news conference regarding the arrest of Governor ...
by Jeffrey Kohan
Comment Count 197 comments on Tue Dec 09, 2008 at 11:47 AM PST with 191 Recommends
It's hard to get away from the Blagojevich story this morning (and yes, I have seen it referred to in multiple instances as Blagogate). Now that the initial story has broken, most analysts and ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 219 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 12:53 AM PST with 168 Recommends
Patrick Fitzgerald, the U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois and a member of the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Special Counsel has resigned and will leave office on June 30. ...
by joanneleon
Comment Count 120 comments on Wed May 23, 2012 at 11:06 AM PDT with 130 Recommends
The new stimulus package may contain large increases in much-needed unemployment benefits, including extending aid to part-time workers. Also, reaction to Blagojevich's latest drama (will this guy ...
by Kula2316
Comment Count 178 comments on Sun Jan 04, 2009 at 12:55 AM PST with 120 Recommends
Breaking news. Blago, meet the undercarriage of the bus : President-elect ...
by dansac
Comment Count 199 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 09:35 AM PST with 116 Recommends
by Georgia Logothetis
Comment Count 85 comments on Sun Oct 09, 2005 at 01:53 PM PDT with 94 Recommends
Are you as heartbroken as I am, kids? Poor Rod Blagojevich is not only out of a job, but he's facing prison. I thought I would help him make a good impression on the jury pool who will be deciding ...
by nonnie9999
Comment Count 128 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 07:00 PM PST with 86 Recommends
It's on baby! The State of Illinois is reporting minutes ago that IL Gov. Rod Blagojevich has named ...
by Ozzie
Comment Count 57 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2007 at 01:23 PM PST with 82 Recommends
by Hyde Park Johnny
Comment Count 101 comments on Mon Jun 27, 2011 at 12:11 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
As usual, we live in an upside down world where black is white and white is black. I have never seen a clearer example of someone being exonerated in a case than Barack Obama in the Blagojevich case.
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 88 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 09:16 AM PST with 58 Recommends