Donald Trump cuts prison sentence for ex-governor of Illinois Rod Blagojevich

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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pardoned seven people on Tuesday including former junk bond king Michael Milken and commuted the sentence of Rod Blagojevich, the ex-Illinois governor convicted of trying to peddle Barack Obama’s vacated U.S. Senate seat. The people affected ranged from those charged with defrauding the federal government to drug and theft charges.