President Trump on Tuesday commuted former Illinois Governor Rod “Blago” Blagojevich’s sentence.
Blago was prosecuted, convicted and sentenced to 14 years in prison for trying to sell Barack Obama’s vacant Senate seat.
President Trump commuted Blago’s sentence after he served more than 7 years in prison.
The President on Tuesday told reporters that he felt Blago served enough time and he should be back with his children who are getting older.
“We have commuted the sentence of Rod Blagojevich,” Trump said at Joint Base Andrews. “He served 8 years in jail — it’s a long time and I watched his wife on television…”
“It was a prosecution by the same people — Comey, Fitzpatrick — the same group,” Trump said.
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