Rod Blagojevich thanks Trump for his “kindness” in commuting prison sentence | ABC News

“I’m a Trump-ocrat.” Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich speaks out after having his 14-year prison sentence commuted by Pres. Trump. abcn.ws/37KfWNE SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/ Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc

‘I’m a Trumpocrat’: Rod Blagojevich thanks Donald Trump for commuting his prison sentence

A former Illinois governor thanked Donald Trump for commuting his prison sentence praising his ‘kind heart’. Rod Blagojevich had been recorded trying to sell the Senate seat vacated by Barack Obama when he became president, but Trump has claimed did not happened

WATCH LIVE: Rod Blagojevich holds news conference following Trump’s pardon

President Trump on Feb. 18 used his sweeping presidential pardon powers to forgive the crimes of a list of boldface names, including disgraced politician Rod R. Blagojevich. Blagojevich, the former Democratic governor of Illinois, from the federal correctional facility in Colorado where he was serving out his 14-year sentence. He was convicted on corruption charges … Read more WATCH LIVE: Rod Blagojevich holds news conference following Trump’s pardon

Trump grants clemency to Rod Blagojevich, Michael Milken and Bernard Kerik

Blagojevich was convicted in 2011 by a federal jury in Chicago, Kerik was convicted on multiple counts of tax fraud and obstruction and Milken was sentenced to 10 years in 1990. READ MORE: https://abcn.ws/328sgGc President Donald Trump announced pardons for several high-profile individuals in addition to commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich. … Read more Trump grants clemency to Rod Blagojevich, Michael Milken and Bernard Kerik