Mayor Lori Lightfoot, Governor J.B. Pritzker and former Governor Pat Quinn are not pleased with the possibility if Rod Blagojevich will be set free.
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Trump mulls preemptive pardons for up to 20 allies, even as Republicans balk
The clemency would be unprecedented, and some Republicans are expressing initial hesitation. But they’re not telling Trump to stop.
Who Has Trump Pardoned So Far?
Michael T. Flynn, a former national security adviser who pleaded guilty to lying to the F.B.I., was pardoned in November, while Roger Stone’s sentence was commuted in July.