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Daley Comments on Blagojevich's Federal Charges

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Chicago Mayor Richard Daley says it’s up to Governor Blagojevich to decide whether to resign. Daley says it’s a sad day in Illinois because of the corruption charges.

He was surprised to hear that Blagojevich’s chief of staff was also arrested. John Harris previously worked for Daley.

DALEY: Know he was budget director. He worked for the police department. Aviation. I mean you all knew him personally. Work ethic very hard. Once you step over there, you don’t know what they did. It’s very sad.

The mayor says he didn’t know about the charges ahead of time.

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