Blagojevich Has Been Ousted From The Illinois Senate

blagojevichWell the votes are in and Democratic Governor Rod Blagojevich of Illinois, in a vote of 59 to 0 has been impeached and will be ousted out of his Governor’s seat.  The Senate has voted in the Senate trial unanimously to impeach the Governor who in December was reportedly trying to sell of then President Elect Obama’s Senate seat.  There will be a criminal trial in the future to answer the specific charges of trying to sell a senate seat and other wrong doings.

rod-blagojevichRod Blagojevich can not hold any future public office in the State of Illinois.  This decision was also voted on and unanimously 59 to 0 decided.

Blagojevich is the 8th Governor to be impeached and ousted in US History.

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3 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. The Intellectual Redneck
    Jan 29, 2009 @ 18:34:26

    Illinois senate tells Rod Blagojevich to not let the door hit him in the butt on the way out

    Personally, I am going to miss this guy. He epitomizes the worst of Democratic politics.

  2. Clnmike
    Jan 30, 2009 @ 13:20:48

    Dang, I thought this was going to drag out a little more.

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