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Tony Rezko, former Obama patron, sentenced to 10.5 years

Tony Rezko, an early booster and fund-raiser for Barach Obama’s political career, got a 10.5 year sentence on Tuesday from a federal judge in Chicago. Rezko was convicted in kickback schemes. He also figured in the case against ousted Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, who will be sentenced next month after being convicted on corruption charges. Read Sun-Times federal court reporter Natasha Korecki’s story HERE. In the end, we never heard from Tony….