So the big news is that Rod Blagojevich and staff were arrested for charging for high profile positions in the city government, including President Barack Obama’s vacant Senate seat. According to investigator phone taps revealed that there were six politicians “involved” in his plan to sell the position, but only one person named “Candidate 5″ showed real interest and even promised a to “help raise” $500,000 up front with $1 million on the back end.
Today speculation is that "Canidate 5" is none other than Jesse Jackson Jr. Homeboy had this in defense of these allegations
“It is impossible for someone on my behalf to have a conversation that would suggest any type of quid pro quo or any payments or offer. An impossibility to an absolute certainty.” He is said to be holding a press conference later today.