Then-Governor-elect Rod Blagojevich introduces his board of advisers and his transition team at a news conference at the Hotel Allegro in this file photo from Nov. 11, 2002, in Chicago. Roland Burris stands to the right of Blagojevich. On Tuesday, Blagojevich picked Burris to replace Barack Obama in the U.S. Senate.
Tribune photo by Chuck Berman
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