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Blago Prosecutor Named U of I Trustee
The prosecutor who gained attention for sending former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich to prison has a new job. Patrick Fitzgerald will be a board trustee for the University of Illinois. Gov. Pat Quinn announced the former U.S. Attorney's appointment to the board today.
Fitzgerald served at the U.S. Attorney for the state's northern district. He comes to this new position with more than 20 years of public service experience.