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2014 Prediction: A 'Get Out of Jail' Card for Rod Blagojevich
cnsnews ^ | Jan. 3, 2014 | Barbara Hollingsworth

Posted on 01/03/2014 1:22:35 PM PST by PROCON

Here's my New Year's prediction: Former Illinois Democratic Governor Rod Blagojevich will only serve a fraction of his 14-year sentence.

After two headline-grabbing trials in Chicago, Blagojevich was convicted on 18 counts of political corruption, including trying to sell Barack Obama's old Senate seat, and was sent to a federal prison in Colorado 21 months ago. But Blagojevich probably won't do all 14 years of his time, even though he admitted to making "terrible mistakes" in a non-specific "apology" in which he also claimed that he "never set out to break the law."

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"there isn't a day that goes by that my daughters and I don't feel the emptiness of the absence of my husband. We've just gone through our second Thanksgiving, coming up on our second Christmas without him.

Boo-Hoo, what a great guy your 'Ol Rod is...

1 posted on 01/03/2014 1:22:35 PM PST by PROCON
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To: PROCON

..your stimulus money at work


2 posted on 01/03/2014 1:25:56 PM PST by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated))
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To: PROCON; null and void

If Blagojevich ever even dreams of talking, he will get Fuddy’d / Breitbarted (dons tinfoil hat).

That’s my prediction.


3 posted on 01/03/2014 1:34:57 PM PST by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: PROCON

I don’t disagree with her logic, but it’ll be 2016 on Obama’s way out the door.


4 posted on 01/03/2014 1:35:55 PM PST by DoodleDawg
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To: PROCON

I am betting Barry pardons Blago as he leaves office in 2016.


5 posted on 01/03/2014 8:25:04 PM PST by Georgia Girl 2 (The only purpose of a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should never have dropped.)
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