Blagojevich on absent Wisconsin Democrats: ‘That is f*cking golden’

By Megan Carpentier
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 10:44 EDT
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John Oliver of The Daily Show journeyed to northern Illinois to track down the most elusive of prey: the 14 Wisconsin Democratic senators who fled the state to deny Gov. Scott Walker (R) a vote on his legislation to curtail collective bargaining.

And who was there to help? Disgraced former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich (D).

Watch the video, which first aired on March 7, 2011, below:

Megan Carpentier
Megan Carpentier is the executive editor of Raw Story. She previously served as an associate editor at Talking Points Memo; the editor of news and politics at Air America; an editor at Jezebel.com; and an associate editor at Wonkette. Her published works include pieces for the Washington Post, the Washington Independent, Ms Magazine, RH Reality Check, the Women's Media Center, On the Issues, the New York Press, Bitch and Women's eNews.
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