Table of Contents
   Authors' Notep. ix
   The Young Rod Blagojevich
      Our Kind of Guyp. 7
      Leaving Craginp. 23
      A Tap on the Shoulderp. 45
   A Public Rise
      Congressman Blagojevichp. 63
      A Run for Governorp. 81
      Victoryp. 107
   The Governor
      Taking the Reinsp. 133
      A Scattered Leaderp. 147
      Pay to Playp. 163
      The Pope and the Rabbip. 173
   A Federal Probe
      "Public Official A"p. 189
      Stuart the Bizarrep. 211
      Endgamep. 233
      "I've got this thing…"p. 257
   The Trials
      Arrestedp. 299
      His Day in Courtp. 323
      A Second Trialp. 383
      "My Words"p. 407
   Epilogue: A Time of Reckoningp. 457
   Afterwordp. 467
   Acknowledgmentsp. 469
   Indexp. 473