(Top) Gov. Rod R. Blagojevich of Illinois on Tuesday after his announcement that he had selected Roland W. Burris for a Senate Seat; (Below) Roland W. Burris. (Credit: Amanda Rivkin for The New York Times)
“Governor Chooses Successor to Obama,” and “Low-Key Groundbreaker: Roland W. Burris,” p. A17
December 31, 2008.