Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Governor of Illinois faces 'staggering' charges of corruption

Under Illinois law the governor of Obama's home state can appoint the president-elect's successor but he apparently left the aide in no doubt that his blessing would come at a price. A seat in the Senate, he explained, is "a fucking valuable thing, you just don't give it away for nothing"...

Read more Governor of Illinois faces 'staggering' charges


Source: guardian.con.uk

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