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Rod Blagojevich, Former Illinois Governor, Sentenced to 14 Year in Prison

Rod Blagojevich, Former Illinois Governor, Sentenced to 14 Year in Prison

Posted on 15 Mar 2012 at 7:45am

Rod Blagojevich’s breaks his silence after a long time as he heads to the federal prison to serve his 14 year sentence for corruption during the time he held office as the governor of Illinois.

Addressing a crowd of dozens of reporters and many supporters swarming his house Wednesday afternoon, Blagojevich continued to brag about what he had done for the people of Illinois during his term.

“I got bruised and battered and bloodied, but we were able to get those done,” he said, “And I never raised the income tax,” as the crowd continued to chant the same three…