Rod Blagojevich Begins 14 Year Sentence [VIDEO]
Former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich arrived at Federal Prison in Denver to begin serving a 14 year sentence for corruption. Television crews and helicopters followed every step of his arrival in a black SUV. This is the latest chapter in the downfall of a charismatic politician. Blagojevich is currently in prison was sentenced last June on 18 counts of corruption including attempting to sell a U.S. Senate seat vacated by President Obama.
Recorded on federal wiretaps Blagojevich was trying to arrange a six-figure job in return for the Senate appointment. Ironically, he will get up at dawn each day to work eight hours at a menial job paying 12 cents an hour while in prison.