Since the scandel errupted sentor Obama has commented to Rueters, "I had no contact with the governor or his office and so I was not aware of what was happening. But as I said it is a sad day for Illinois. Beyond that I don't think it's appropriate to comment."
Heres the gotcha, his advisor David Axelrod said on Fox Chicago Sunday (November 23, 2008) that Obama has talk with Blagojevich, but no decisions have been made yet. Ouch. It sounds like Obama's presidency is over before it begins.
Obama Statement on Blago Arrest
Axelrod: Obama has talked to Blago about replacement