Man wanted to sell Obama’s chair - level 2, A11
When Barrack Obama was chosen as American president, his chair on the American Senate became free. Mr Blagojevich is a politician and he wanted to sell this chair to somebody else. It is illegal to do something like this in the USA. Now, he will spend 14 years in prison for political corruption. He was sorry for what he did. “I made a terrible mistake,” he said.
In prison he will have to work 8 hours a day. He will have to clean floors and toilets. He will be paid for this work. His salary will be 12 English pence an hour.
Written by Danny for News in Levels
Interesting words: corruption, salary.
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