Nation of Islam chief Louis Farrakhan is asking others to pray for Obama and his administration’s safety and shares his praises for Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich’s Senate pick Roland Burris, according to CBS. Farrakhan said the controversy surrounding Burris’s appointment and Blagojevich’s federal charges are actually only the beginning of corruption in government that trails to Washington. The prominent leader also added he is healthy after undergoing treatment for prostate cancer last year. —CJ
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