Blagojevich, Rod R.
1956 - Born on the 10th of December in Chicago, Illinois.
- He graduated from Chicago's Foreman High School.
1979 - Obtained his bachelor's degree at Northwestern University in suburban Evanston.
1983 - Finished his doctorate of jurisprudence from Pepperdine University Law School.
1986-1988 - Served as Illinois State Official Cook County Assistant State's Attorney.
1993-1996 - Became the Illinois State House of Representatives.
1997-2003 - Served as Representative from Illinois.
2002 - Blagojevich ran for his party's nomination to become governor.
2003 - Served as Governor of Illinois.
2005-2006 - He served as Federal Liaison for the Democratic Governors Association.
2007 - Blagojevich proposed a $7.6 billion dollar tax increase, with proceeds earmarked to provide universal healthcare in Illinois.
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