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Former Rep. Dan Rostenkowski of Illinois listens to his attorney talk to reporters outside the federal courthouse Tuesday, April 9, 1996 in Washington after pleading guilty on two counts of mail fraud. Rostenkowski was immediately sentenced to 17 months in prison and ordered to pay a $100,000 fine. (AP Photo/Cameron Craig)
Photo by: CAMERON CRAIG
Former Rep. Dan Rostenkowski of Illinois listens to his attorney talk to reporters outside the federal courthouse Tuesday, April 9, 1996 in Washington after pleading guilty on two counts of mail fraud. Rostenkowski was immediately sentenced to 17 months in prison and ordered to pay a $100,000 fine. (AP Photo/Cameron Craig)

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