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Rahm Emanuel under Blagojevich subpoena, questions linger about appointment request

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While he was President Obama's chief of staff, Rahm Emanuel wouldn't answer questions about why he asked Rod Blagojevich to appoint someone to his outgoing congressional seat.


Now that he's running for mayor, questions still linger about that 2008 conversation, which was recorded.

Read today's story in the Chicago Sun-Times: Blagojevich trial hangs over Rahm campaign

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Reporting with Dave McKinney We're back in this morning and prosecutor Reid Schar brings up a Nov. 2008 conversation with Rod Blagojevich and Rahm Emanuel -- an exchange that the Chicago Sun-Times has detailed in the past. Schar asks Blagojevich... Read More

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