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Old 01-29-2009, 04:00 PM
 
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Ill. senate votes 59-0 to impeach Gov. Blagojevich | ajc.com (http://www.ajc.com/news/content/shared-gen/ap/National/Illinois_Governor_Impeachment.html - broken link)

They did not like his tears.
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:03 PM
 
Location: 32°19'03.7"N 106°43'55.9"W
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You watch though, the Land of Lincoln will elect yet another "food stamp/welfare/section 8 backer" for governor the next election cycle. The people of Cook County just can't help themselves.
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:04 PM
 
Location: Greenville, SC
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His picture needs to be in the next edition of Webster's dictionary under "douchebag."
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:05 PM
 
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be nice
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:06 PM
 
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This is the 4th Illinois governor in the past forty years who has been convicted and/or jailed. Blago follows Otto Kerner, Dan Walker, and George Ryan.
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:13 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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I thought there was one vote to keep him, from his sister?
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:25 PM
 
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I thought there was one vote to keep him, from his sister?
Sister-in-law, I believe, and that was the House vote.
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:31 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Sister-in-law, I believe, and that was the House vote.
Gotcha.
I had a feeling I might have gotten mixed up. Thanks.
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Old 01-29-2009, 04:35 PM
 
Location: Medina (Brooklyn), NY
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Good riddance.
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