Tribune photo by Zbigniew Bzdak
May 12, 2006
Gov. Rod Blagojevich's chief of staff John Harris (right), was arrested by FBI agents on federal corruption charges. Blagojevich and Harris were accused of a wide-ranging criminal conspiracy that included Blagojevich conspiring to sell or trade the Senate seat left vacant by President-elect Barack Obama in exchange for financial benefits for the governor and his wife.