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Blagojevich: Wiretap Recordings Taken Out Of Context

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Four covert recordings of Gov. Rod Blagojevich allegedly shaking down campaign contributors were played at his impeachment trial and released to the public Tuesday.

Blagojevich, who is on a national media tour while boycotting the trial, told a Fox News reporter that the released recordings were taken out of context (via, Capitol Fax):

In New York, the Governor continued his media blitz and said those snippets of his voice were taken out of context.

Listen to the Blagojevich recordings and read the full transcripts here.