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Federal prosecutors just charged a man with sending a death threat to the Ukraine whistleblower's attorney that said 'we will hunt you down'

AP Photo/Jim Mone Federal prosecutors in Michigan have charged a man with sending a death threat after he sent an email to the lawyer representing the Ukraine whistleblower in November 2019, according to court records. The email said "those that represent tra…

rod blagojevich - Business Insider
7:59am PST - February 21st, 2020

Rod Blagojevich is out of prison thanks to a kind of mercy he rarely showed as governor - The Washington Post

Rod Blagojevich is out of prison thanks to a kind of mercy he rarely showed as governor The Washington Post Benson on Blagojevich pardon: Hard to think of someone who is less deserving Fox News Trump just granted clemency to 11 people. Here's a look at each. …

rod blagojevich - The Washington Post
4:49am PST - February 20th, 2020

Trump adviser Stone to be sentenced in case that has roiled Washington

President Donald Trump's long-time adviser Roger Stone is set to be sentenced on Thursday after being convicted on charges including lying to a congressional panel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election in a case that has roiled the Just…

rod blagojevich - Reuters
3:14am PST - February 20th, 2020

Trump, tweeting a Tucker Carlson segment, hints of possible pardon for Roger Stone - Washington Post

Trump, tweeting a Tucker Carlson segment, hints of possible pardon for Roger Stone Washington Post Trump Takes Up Call for Barr to ‘Clean House’ at Justice Dept. The New York Times Bill Barr got it right on Roger Stone CNN I was Barr’s deputy attorney general…

rod blagojevich - The Washington Post
2:44am PST - February 20th, 2020

Trump is grooming Americans to think white-collar crime is OK. I wonder why.

President Donald Trump's pardons of Rod Blagojevich, Eddie DeBartolo Jr., Michael Milken, Bernard Kerik and others are meant to convince America corruption is OK.

rod blagojevich - NBC News
1:34am PST - February 20th, 2020

Blagojevich thanks Trump for commuting sentence

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich is thanking President Trump for commuting his 14-year prison sentence for corruption charges. CBS News White House correspondent Weijia Jiang joined CBSN to discuss why the president took this step.

rod blagojevich - CBS News
3:01pm PST - February 19th, 2020

Trump defends commutation for Rod Blagojevich

President Trump is defending his decision to commute the sentence of former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, who was convicted on corruption charges. Politico White House reporter Anita Kumar and LA Times congressional reporter Jennifer Haberkorn joined "Re…

rod blagojevich - CBS News
2:58pm PST - February 19th, 2020

Rod Blagojevich Comes Home to Chicago, Defiant, ‘Bloody,’ Ready to Talk

Mr. Blagojevich, the former Democratic governor of Illinois, spoke of having his sentence for corruption commuted by President Trump and described himself as a “freed political prisoner.”

rod blagojevich - Google News
12:36pm PST - February 19th, 2020

Former Illinois governor Blagojevich thanks Trump for commuting sentence

Rod Blagojevich, a former Illinois governor forced out of office for trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, thanked President Donald Trump on Wednesday for commuting his prison sentence and again proclaimed his innocence.

rod blagojevich - Reuters
11:53am PST - February 19th, 2020

Former Illinois governor Blagojevich thanks Trump for commuting sentence

Rod Blagojevich, a former Illinois governor forced out of office for trying to peddle Barack Obama's vacated U.S. Senate seat, thanked President Donald Trump on Wednesday for commuting his prison sentence and again proclaimed his innocence.

rod blagojevich - Reuters
11:53am PST - February 19th, 2020

Defiant Blagojevich heaps praise on Trump after commutation

“I'm returning home today from a long exile, a freed political prisoner,” Rod Blagojevich said during a press conference.

rod blagojevich - Politico
11:28am PST - February 19th, 2020

Defiant Blagojevich heaps praise on Trump after commutation

“I’m returning home today from a long exile, a freed political prisoner,” Rod Blagojevich said during a news conference.

rod blagojevich - Google News
11:28am PST - February 19th, 2020

Blagojevich thanks Trump for commuting sentence and declares himself a 'Trump-ocrat'

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich on Wednesday thanked President Donald Trump for commuting his sentence, saying he is "tough and outspoken but also has a kind heart."

rod blagojevich - CNN
11:21am PST - February 19th, 2020

Rod Blagojevich says he's a 'freed political prisoner' after Trump commutes sentence

The former Illinois governor had served eight years of his 14 year prison sentence on corruption charges when he was released from prison on Tuesday

rod blagojevich - NBC News
10:57am PST - February 19th, 2020

Former NYPD commissioner says Trump told him to 'move on' with pardoning

Bernie Kerik says he was "pretty emotional" after getting off the phone with President Trump.

rod blagojevich - ABC News
10:53am PST - February 19th, 2020

Blago holds court: Ex-gov gives dramatic account of life behind bars, declares he’s a ‘Trump-o-crat’

Rod Blagojevich, hours after returning from prison a free man, publicly thanked President Trump for commuting his sentence as he delivered a detailed account of his life behind bars with his trademark dramatic flair.

rod blagojevich - Fox News
10:38am PST - February 19th, 2020

Rod Blagojevich holds news conference after Trump commutes his sentence

Ex-Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich spoke to reporters Wednesday afternoon after his release late Tuesday from prison. President Trump commuted the sentence he was serving on corruption charges. Blagojevich called himself a "Trumpocrat," and said he would vo…

rod blagojevich - CBS News
10:21am PST - February 19th, 2020

Blagojevich speaks out about commutation from Trump

Rod Blagojevich, the former Illinois governor convicted of trying to sell a U.S. Senate seat, spoke out Wednesday about having his sentenced commuted by President Trump.

rod blagojevich - ABC News
9:43am PST - February 19th, 2020

Top Pentagon official John Rood resigns, had role in Ukraine aid deal at heart of Trump's impeachment

John Rood, a top Pentagon official who had a role in the Ukraine aid deal at the heart of Trump's impeachment, resigned Wednesday.

rod blagojevich - USA Today
9:14am PST - February 19th, 2020

‘I Didn’t Do the Things They Said.’ Rod Blagojevich Maintains His Innocence After Trump’s Commutation

Rod Blagojevich returned home to Chicago Wednesday after Donald Trump cut short his 14-year political corruption sentence this week.

rod blagojevich - Time
8:56am PST - February 19th, 2020

Live updates: Rod Blagojevich speaks after Trump commutes sentence - CNNPolitics

Rod Blagojevich's family is holding a homecoming news conference after President Trump commuted the former Illinois governor's sentence. Follow here for live updates.

rod blagojevich - CNN
8:41am PST - February 19th, 2020

Inside Trump's pardoning spree: How Fox News, friends and celebrities influence the president

'I watched his wife on television,' president said of convicted former governor's wife after pardoning Rod Blagojevich

rod blagojevich - Independent
8:25am PST - February 19th, 2020

Watch live: Rod Blagojevich speaks after Trump commutes his sentence

The former governor of Illinois is back home from prison.

rod blagojevich - CBS News
7:24am PST - February 19th, 2020

Disgraced former governor among 11 criminals granted clemency by President Trump

Disgraced former governor of Illinois Rod Blagojevich is free from prison after President Trump commuted his sentence yesterday. He's part of a group of nearly a dozen federal criminals who were granted clemency. CBS News White House correspondent Paula Reid …

rod blagojevich - CBS News
7:16am PST - February 19th, 2020

Rod Blagojevich to Devote Life to 'Fighting Corrupt Criminal Justice System'

Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich told reporters after he was freed from federal prison: "I'm a Trumpocrat now."

rod blagojevich - Breitbart News
6:43am PST - February 19th, 2020

So Trump still free but Rod Blagojevich behind bars?

The X Gene (@CharlieNoChuck)
11:04am PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @MndTheBluHeeler: @SpeakerPelosi @RepAdamSchiff @JerryNadler @AOC @RepSwalwell I always think of ROD BLAGOJEVICH!! The guy ONLY spoke…

Mrs. Magoo (@MndTheBluHeeler)
5:20am PDT - June 15th, 2019

Rap or pokemon go to sleep but i’m writing a rod blagojevich-themed pop punk song in my life but i've NEVER eaten that 7-11 pizza.

ROBOT RICO (@INTERBOTRICO)
2:38am PDT - June 15th, 2019

thinking, as i do often, about rod blagojevich

allie (@sadclownesq)
11:48pm PDT - June 14th, 2019

Well, if anybody’s wondering, Rod Blagojevich does in fact own this pussy.

ROBOT RICO (@INTERBOTRICO)
9:38pm PDT - June 14th, 2019

Of course they are. When I was a Republican, I made a good-faith, principled defense of Rod Blagojevich selling Obama’s senate seat. This is just capitalism, not pretending anymore. https://t.co/80kp3oL0mO

Problematic. (@panzertime)
7:51pm PDT - June 14th, 2019

to all the people who are saying i only got to be an extra on Chicago PD because i’m related to Rod Blagojevich,,, you’re wrong and jealous! i got to be on that set because of my incredible talent and years of improv training

krustigirl (@krustidurkin)
1:15pm PDT - June 14th, 2019

RT @max_nathan_ward: Remember this everyone? This was fast, bipartisan for 1/1000th of Trump’s crimes. Illinois House votes to impeach gov…

Korby Siamis (@ksplanet)
10:40am PDT - June 14th, 2019

RT @max_nathan_ward: Remember this everyone? This was fast, bipartisan for 1/1000th of Trump’s crimes. Illinois House votes to impeach gov…

I yell at Republicans (@SpikeArt)
8:27pm PDT - June 13th, 2019

Remember this everyone? This was fast, bipartisan for 1/1000th of Trump’s crimes. Illinois House votes to impeach governor Rod Blagojevich | Rod Blagojevich | The Guardian https://t.co/sz9uAffMIp

Maxwell Ward (@max_nathan_ward)
8:24pm PDT - June 13th, 2019

My meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada. 00 PM PT with the wonderful wife of Rod Blagojevich an….

bideo games (@bideo_games)
8:21pm PDT - June 13th, 2019

Ok calm down. Piss ok pull forward to the king i hope you won't sell my senate seat rod blagojevich:

ROBOT RICO (@INTERBOTRICO)
7:08pm PDT - June 13th, 2019

irritated at the lack of rod blagojevich news today

Seth (@sethisnotmyname)
2:58pm PDT - June 13th, 2019

Well, if anybody’s wondering, Rod Blagojevich does in fact own this pussy.

ROBOT RICO (@INTERBOTRICO)
12:58am PDT - June 13th, 2019

RT @vapinkalou: @BreitbartNews 4 of Illinois' last 7 governors went to prison Rod Blagojevich — Gov from 2002 through 2009, when he became…

Excalibur998 (@StenchJudi)
9:59pm PDT - June 12th, 2019

RT @keithboykin: Kwame Kilpatrick got 28 years. Rod Blagojevich got 14 years. Tom DeLay got 3 years. Oliver North got $150K fine. Nixon nev…

LEE (@yourwinner)
8:40am PDT - April 27th, 2019

RT @PSOM40897168: @realDonaldTrump I’m no fan of evil ILLAnnoy Demoncrats but please pardon Rod Blagojevich; his sentence is way too harsh.…

Степа 1од150K (@zivstepa)
6:51am PDT - April 27th, 2019

RT @PSOM40897168: @realDonaldTrump I’m no fan of evil ILLAnnoy Demoncrats but please pardon Rod Blagojevich; his sentence is way too harsh.…

Tony Barnes (@TonyBarnes62)
6:47am PDT - April 27th, 2019

Following in the footsteps of Otto Kerner, Dan Walker, George Ryan and Rod Blagojevich! https://t.co/HV2xYC0FaL

Bill Vanderborg (@BillVanderborg)
6:02am PDT - April 27th, 2019

RT @donacobb: @FrankFigliuzzi1 @maddow @MSNBC Governor Rod Blagojevich's 14-year sentence. The Governor is due to get out of prison the sa…

Yolie Rios (@Yolie_Rios)
5:32am PDT - April 27th, 2019

My tweets. Rod blagojevich just seems like the inside of your qualifications me:

ROBOT RICO (@INTERBOTRICO)
8:08pm PDT - April 26th, 2019

Trump mulls commuting sentence of ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich https://t.co/zQTNbhhlvR

Daniel Atlas (@DanielA20083394)
4:51pm PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 21) On April 2, 2009, Rod Blagojevich was indicted by a Federal Grand Jury for attempting to sell Obama's Senate Seat.…

❌Dee F (@DeeF07059278)
12:48pm PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 3)In 1996, after four years at the state level, Blagojevich was elected to Congress. With good funding, Rod ran success…

❌Dee F (@DeeF07059278)
12:40pm PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 2)In the 1980s, working for the IAP of Saul Alinsky, Obama would then serve on boards of foundations that supported com…

❌Dee F (@DeeF07059278)
12:39pm PDT - April 26th, 2019

The Boston Bomber should be able to vote. Rod Blagojevich, too.

مروان فاروق عبدالمجيد العبويني (@MarwanSehwail)
11:50am PDT - April 26th, 2019

DEMOCRATS: @SpeakerPelosi @SenSchumer @KamalaHarris @JoeBiden 8. Rod Blagojevich is in prison for trying to sell Obama’s Senate seat

Paul Hicks (@Strike_Back_Now)
10:46am PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 21) On April 2, 2009, Rod Blagojevich was indicted by a Federal Grand Jury for attempting to sell Obama's Senate Seat.…

TherealQ (@mqualizza)
8:41am PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 3)In 1996, after four years at the state level, Blagojevich was elected to Congress. With good funding, Rod ran success…

⭐️⭐️⭐️❌Taxifornia_escapee❌⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@libsRtwittarded)
8:03am PDT - April 26th, 2019

RT @nickguitar1776: 3)In 1996, after four years at the state level, Blagojevich was elected to Congress. With good funding, Rod ran success…

BookerT (@tanmanII)
7:40am PDT - April 26th, 2019

Bernard Sanders says that imprisoned felon Rod Blagojevich should have the same right to vote that you do. @cspanwj @thedemocrats

Rod Rogers (@CapnMAGA)
4:35pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @INTERBOTRICO: *in unison* and we're here to eat ass and free the political prisoner rod blagojevich, and i'm abu bakr al-bagdadi, the c…

Wanup Vodka (@WanupVodka)
4:23pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @INTERBOTRICO: *in unison* and we're here to eat ass and free the political prisoner rod blagojevich, and i'm abu bakr al-bagdadi, the c…

RIC RICO (@INTERNETRICO)
4:05pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @the_amish_txtr: Hmm, looks like we have another future convicted Governor of Illinois. You know us, in Illinois, our governors are elec…

George Triunfol (@georgetriunfol)
3:57pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @the_amish_txtr: Hmm, looks like we have another future convicted Governor of Illinois. You know us, in Illinois, our governors are elec…

Alec Destry (@xode0000)
3:41pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @the_amish_txtr: Hmm, looks like we have another future convicted Governor of Illinois. You know us, in Illinois, our governors are elec…

LisbethSalander⭐️⭐️⭐️ (@lovetotravel960)
2:58pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

Hmm, looks like we have another future convicted Governor of Illinois. You know us, in Illinois, our governors are elected pre-indictment. You think Toilet Boy JB Jelly Belly Prickster @GovPritzker will make a good roomie with Rod Blagojevich??? https://t.co/TSEjL5nfc0

The Amish Texter™ ❌ (@the_amish_txtr)
2:29pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @AG_Conservative: Last 5 IL Governors: George Ryan (Federal Prison until 2013) Rod Blagojevich (In Federal Prison) Pat Quinn (Was inves…

Jean R. Ewing (@GenNerd)
1:56pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @Stardust_1416: #4 - Rod Blagojevich convicted on 18 counts relating to the attempted sale of Obama's Senate seat & extortion of state f…

Alpha & Omega (@Alpha_Omega_Yah)
1:12pm PDT - April 24th, 2019

RT @AG_Conservative: Last 5 IL Governors: George Ryan (Federal Prison until 2013) Rod Blagojevich (In Federal Prison) Pat Quinn (Was inves…

J (@Liberty__)
12:17pm PDT - April 24th, 2019