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Academy Award winner Sean Penn and the Rev. Jesse Jackson attended former President Hugo Chavez’s funeral in Venezuela today, where they took part in honouring the late President who was a controversial figure in the United States.
[credit provider=”YouTube/ProgressIllinois” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tBEQxGFKFM”] Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. admitted Wednesday to embezzling approximately $750,000 in campaign funds — and now faces more than two years in prison and a fine of up to $100,000, the AP notes.”I did these things,” Jackson, 47, told a federal judge yesterday, adding later, “Sir, […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jesse_Jackson,_Jr.,_official_photo_portrait.jpg”] WASHINGTON (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was charged Friday with scheming to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal expenses. His wife was charged with filing false income tax forms.Federal prosecutors filed a charge of conspiracy against the former congressman and charged his […]
[credit provider=”Getty Images/Scott Olson”] Rev. Jesse Jackson on Sunday repeated the debunked claim that semi-automatic and so-called assault weapons can “shoot down aeroplanes” — and added that they can also “blow up railroads.””Semi-automatic weapons are not just about gun control, they’re about national security,” Jackson said on Fox News. “You […]
[credit provider=”YouTube/ProgressIllinois” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tBEQxGFKFM”] 20-two candidates met a Monday deadline to file paperwork for a spot on the ballot in the special election to succeed former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.The field of 17 Democrats and five Republicans still could be winnowed, however, as campaigns try to knock opponents off what […]
[credit provider=”YouTube/ProgressIllinois” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6tBEQxGFKFM”] Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) has submitted his resignation to House Speaker John Boehner, CBS News reports.The Chicago Tribune has published his resignation letter.
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jesse_Jackson,_Jr.,_official_photo_portrait.jpg”] U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. is undergoing treatment for bipolar II depression at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., the facility said Monday.Mayo Clinic said the diagnosis came after extensive evaluation. “Congressman Jackson is responding well to the treatment and regaining his strength,” it said in the […]
[credit provider=”NBC Screenshot”] Jesse Jackson Jr’s long absence from public life is due his alcoholism in an Arizona rehab centre, according to a report today from NBC Nightly News.However, Jackson’s office has responded that the Illinois Congressman is receiving “intensive medical treatment” for a “mood disorder”, the AP reports.
During his campaign Newt Gingrich has been calling Barack Obama a “food-stamp president.” Jesse Jackson thinks Obama should be proud of this insult.