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(VIDEO) Blagojevich appoints Burris to Obama’s Senate seat

Wednesday, December 31, 2008; 11:00 AM

Slate contributor Edward McClelland was online Wednesday, Dec. 31 at 11 a.m. ET to discuss his take on embattled Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s decision to name former Illinois Atty. Gen. Roland Burris to replace President-elect Barack Obama in the U.S. Senate, despite federal charges stating Blagojevich tried to auction off the seat to the highest bidder.

Blagojevich Appoints Burris To Senate Seat (MP3)

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