Ragged Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich joined “Watters’ World” in an interview that aired Saturday, announcing President Trump had the “testicular virility important to carry out the acceptable component” — one thing he said broken-down President Barack Obama did no longer.
“Nicely, let me honest train this, that the most well liked president has trumped the broken-down president by the use of the testicular virility important to carry out the acceptable component and to undo injustice,” Blagojevich told host Jesse Watters. “I went to jail and spent nearly about eight years in jail for issues that assign no longer seem like crimes, routine politics.”
“Many of the the same untrue stuff that they tried to carry out to President Trump, they’ve carried out to me and one of the most important very same folks, among the the same characters who did it to me are focused on doing it to President Trump,” he added.
Trump on Tuesday presented he used to be commuting the jail sentence of Blagojevich, who used to be convicted for attempting to promote Obama’s vacant Senate seat when he used to be elected president.
The broken-down governor has maintained his innocence since his liberate, sparking condemnation from critics on every aspect of the political aisle.
On CNN Friday, Blagojevich sparred with host Anderson Cooper, who claimed Blagojevich used to be collaborating within the utilization of a “complete fresh alternate universe of information” and failing to admit guilt.
“That will seemingly be wide in politics this day however it completely’s gentle frankly honest bulls—,” Cooper said.
“Or no longer it is no longer bulls—, I lived it myself, or no longer it is no longer bulls— the least bit,” Blagojevich replied.
Blagojevich told Watters on Saturday that Obama would possibly well be pleased acted on his effort earlier than leaving living of job however failed to carry out so.
“President Obama completely will have to be pleased known one thing adore that, that had been the conditions surrounding my effort, I mediate he would possibly well be pleased acted at the correct time, serious in regards to the political implications when he left living of job,” he said.
“He did no longer carry out it,” Blagojevich added. “And how ironic that President Trump, who I met temporarily on [‘The Apprentice] will change into the first president American ancient previous to fireplace and free the the same man.”
Fox News’ Brooke Singman and Joseph A. Wulfsohn contributed to this yelp.