Fmr. IL Dem Governor Rod Blagojevich WHen Asked If Dems are Stealing Votes in Philly: “Is the Pope Catholic?”

If anyone would know about Big City Dems stealing elections, it’s this guy:

Partial transcript via Breitbart:

Blagojevich told Newsmax TV’s “John Bachman Now” that Democratic stronghold cities changing vote counts overnight, and controlling polling places is a “time-honored tradition.” He went on to say that Democrats “stealing the presidency” is “incredibly dangerous to our democracy.”

“If the question is are the Democrats stealing votes in Philadelphia, my answer is, ‘Is the Pope Catholic?’ It’s a time-honored tradition,” Blagojevich emphasized. “Big Democrat-controlled cities like Chicago, my hometown, Philadelphia, to do precisely what they’re doing now I’ve never seen such a magnitude because this I think is an indication of just how widespread it is, how deep it is. And I don’t think it’s just confined to Philadelphia. My instincts, again coming out of Chicago Democratic politics, my instincts tell me it’s going on in Atlanta, it’s going on in Detroit, it’s going on in Milwaukee, it’s going on in Las Vegas. It’s like what Justice Powell said about pornography: You can’t define it, but you know when you see it. And coming out of the Democratic Chicago political establishment, I know how they operate. They control polling places, they stop votes when their candidate’s behind, and then in the wee hours of the morning, in the dark of night, the stealing starts.”

He continued, “And we’ve seen that in big numbers, unprecedented numbers in this election in Michigan and Philadelphia. It’s outrageous, and the fact that they’re doing it with impunity they’re doing it with is because the media is simply looking the other way because they have their corrupt mainstream media that’s not interested in protecting our Constitution or the rule of law. They just want to beat Donald Trump at all costs, and they’re not just stealing from Donald Trump. It’s worse than that. They’re stealing from us — the American people.”

Yes, Blago might be biased because Trump recently pardoned him and got him out of prison six years early. He had been serving a 14-year sentence that began in 2012 after being convicted of corruption for trying to sell-off Barack Obama’s former Senate seat after Obama won the Presidency in 2008. (I’m sure Obama had nothing to do with that.)

So take Blago’s comments for what you will. Still, something tells me he knows a thing or two about how “vote counting” works in big cities like Chicago. This man was twice elected governor of Illinois and is undoubtedly highly familiar with urban machine politics.

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