Rod Blagojevich becomes 40th Gov. of State of Illinois

Rod Blagojevich becomes 40th Gov. of State of Illinois

GXP2003011301- SPRINGFIELD, IL. Jan 13 (UPI) -- Rod Blagojevich takes the oath of office as 40th Governor of the state of Illinois at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield, Ill. on Jan 13, 2003. Blagojevich succeds Governor George Ryan. rlw/bg/Bill Greenblatt UPI