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VOL. 124 | NO. 3 | Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Ill. Gov's Brother Won't Cooperate with Feds

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CHICAGO (AP) - An attorney for Gov. Rod Blagojevich's brother says his client won't cooperate with federal investigators if he's formally asked.

Rob Blagojevich is a Tennessee businessman who chairs his brother's Friends of Blagojevich fund. He's been identified as "Fundraiser A" in the 76-page criminal complaint charging the Illinois governor with corruption.

Rob Blagojevich hasn't been charged with any crimes.

His attorney, Michael Ettinger, says his client has done nothing wrong, hasn't been formally asked by federal prosecutors to cooperate and won't talk with the federal government.

Gov. Rod Blagojevich was arrested Dec. 9 on charges that accuse him of scheming to trade President-elect Barack Obama's vacant Senate seat for profit. The governor says he's innocent.

Copyright 2008 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 92 242 2,507
MORTGAGES 108 336 2,943
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 37 527
BUILDING PERMITS 202 643 6,711
BANKRUPTCIES 43 176 1,963
BUSINESS LICENSES 50 130 1,289
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 19 77 707
MARRIAGE LICENSES 9 43 417