Thursday, January 29, 2009

BREAKING: Blagojevich Removed From Office, Banned from Future Office

The Illinois State Senate concluded impeachment trials, and voted 59-0 to remove sitting Democrat Governor Rod Blagojevich from office. Lieutenant Governor Patrick Quinn, also a Democrat, replaces Blagojevich.

More here.

It's about time.

UPDATE: The State Senate also
voted 59-0 to ban Blagojevich from again holding elected office in Illinois.

1 comment:

Blogmaster said...

I watched the Ill Senate trial and got the strangest feeling like I was watching a meeting of criminals indicting one of their own who had violated the code by being caught.
I expected each of them to kiss him on the cheek as he left.

This is not over by a long shot as guilt ring widens.