Jurors in Chicago told a judge they have agreed on 18 of 20 counts against ousted Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich, the Associated Press reports. Judge James Zagel said the verdicts will be read this afternoon, AP says.
Seems the gloves are off between the progeny of former political allies John McCain and Sarah Palin. While promoting her memoir, ‘Dirty Sexy Politics,’ popular blogger Meghan McCain talked about the Palin family in terms that were a bit less than glowing.
Governor Rick Perry says he is too busy concentrating on the Legislature to think about the presidential buzz around him this week. Perry spoke to reporters Thursday after a speech on turning Austin into a high-tech center.