Obama and Rezko

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    Mr Obama insists he never used his office to do favours for Mr Rezko but admits that, as an Illinois state senator, he once wrote letters to housing officials urging them to provide money in support of a proposed apartment building for elderly people which Mr Rezko wanted to build.
    Mr Obama has publicly sought to atone for his closeness to Mr Rezko, paying $150,000 to charity to distance himself from a man accused of political corruption.


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    I couldn't get the link to work:

    http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/us_and_americas/us_elections/article3433485.ece
     
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    Fixed it, thx kathianne.
     

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