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Blago Is Politics As Usual

Chris Matthews raises some good questions about the Blagojevich scandal — is there really anything criminal here at all?  Once you sort through all the media hype it does indeed appear that all you really have is a lot of political dealmaking, pretty much business as usual when it comes to today’s politics.  Unless there’s a lot more to the story than what’s surfaced so far, this guy is never going to be convicted of anything.  But of course his political career is over — so I guess “justice is served”?  But it does make you wonder why Blago got singled out, when this type of political maneuvering goes on all the time.  Exactly where is the line that you can’t cross?