Man wanted to sell Obama’s chair - level 3, A11

Man wanted to sell Obama’s chair - level 3, A11

08-12-2011 23:00

When Barrack Obama was elected as American president, his chair on the American Senate became available. 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. He was found guilty and he will spend 14 years in prison for political corruption. He apologized for what had happened. “I made a terrible mistake,” he said.

In prison he will have to work 8 hours a day including cleaning floors and toilets. He will be paid for this work. His salary will be about 12 English pence per hour.

Written by Danny for News in Levels

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