Trump commutes former Illinois Gov. Blagojevich’s corruption sentence

President Donald Trump says he has commuted the 14-year prison sentence of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, calling the ex-governor’s sentence “ridiculous.”Blagojevich was convicted of political corruption just months after he appeared on Trump’s reality TV show, “Celebrity Apprentice.”Blagojevich, who hails from a state with a long history of pay-to-play schemes, is expected to walk out of prison later Tuesday, according to a person close to him, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they had not seen any signed paperwork. He had been found guilty of crimes that included seeking to…

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