PBD Podcast Episode 126. In this episode, Patrick Bet-David is joined by Adam Sosnick and the 40th governor of Illinois, Rod Blagojevich
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Rod Blagojevich is an American former politician, political commentator, and convicted felon who served as the 40th governor of Illinois from 2003 to 2009, when he was impeached following charges of public corruption for which he was later sentenced to federal prison. A member of the Democratic Party, Blagojevich previously worked in both the state and federal legislatures. He served as an Illinois state representative from 1993 to 1997, and the U.S. representative from Illinois’s 5th district from 1997 to 2003.
Adam “Sos” Sosnick has lived a true rags to riches story. He hasn’t always been an authority on money. Follow Adam on Instagram: https://bit.ly/2PqllTj. You can also check out his weekly SOSCAST here: https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw4s_zB_R7I0VW88nOW4PJkyREjT7rJic
Connect with Patrick on social media: https://linktr.ee/patrickbetdavid
About the host:
Patrick Bet-David is the founder and CEO of Valuetainment Media, the #1 YouTube channel for entrepreneurship with more than 3 million subscribers. He is the author of the #1 Wall Street Journal bestseller Your Next Five Moves (Simon & Schuster) and a father of 2 boys and 2 girls. He currently resides in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Bet-David is passionate about shaping the next generation of leaders by teaching the fundamentals of entrepreneurship and personal development while inspiring people to break free from limiting beliefs to achieve their dreams.
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Adam Sosnick: https://bit.ly/2PqllTj
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0:00 – Start
2:10 – Who Is Rod Blagojevich?
6:13 – Why there is such a Love/Hate relationship with Rod Blagojevich
12:55 – Who wanted to convict Rod Blagojevich
17:20 – What would rod have done differently
24:09 – Why did Barack Obama throw Rod Blagojevich under the bus
30:34 – Was Rod Blagojevich jealous of Barack Obama?
32:59 – The recording with Rahm Emmanuel
39:58 – Is Illinois more corrupt than other states?
43:36 – How Rod Blagojevich’s father-in-law got him arrested
47:24 – Did Rod Blagojevich want to run for president
49:29 – Rod Blagojevich is fighting to run for office again
59:10 – Are Democrats afraid of Rod Blagojevich?
1:06:18 – How the right embraced the ‘false claim’ Hillary spied on Trump
1:13:31 – Are there any good “up and coming” politicians?
1:16:00 – Character Assassination
1:25:20 – AOC
1:39:17 – Trudeau and Canada
1:43:27 – Ukraine/Russia
1:50:12 – Speed round