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Jesse Jackson endorses Bernie Sanders who backed his presidential run in 1988

Rev. Jesse Jackson announced his endorsement for Sen. Bernie Sanders in the 2020 presidential campaign Sunday morning. “With the exception of Native Americans, African Americans are the people who are most behind socially and economically in the United States and our needs are not moderate,” Jackson said in a statement. […]
Jesse Jackson endorses Bernie Sanders who backed his presidential run in 1988
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Here Are Some Of The Weirdest Things Jesse Jackson Jr. Bought With Embezzled Campaign Cash

[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, […]
Here Are Some Of The Weirdest Things Jesse Jackson Jr. Bought With Embezzled Campaign Cash
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Former Democratic Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr Charged With Looting Campaign Funds

[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 […]
Former Democratic Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr Charged With Looting Campaign Funds
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Jesse Jackson Now Claims That Assault Weapons Can Also ‘Blow Up Railroads’

[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 […]
Jesse Jackson Now Claims That Assault Weapons Can Also ‘Blow Up Railroads’
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22 Candidates File For The Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Seat

[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 […]
22 Candidates File For The Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Seat
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Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. Resigns

[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.
Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. Resigns
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Jesse Jackson Jr. Is Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar Disorder

[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 […]
Jesse Jackson Jr. Is Undergoing Treatment For Bipolar Disorder
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REPORT: Jesse Jackson Jr In Rehab For Alcoholism

[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.
REPORT: Jesse Jackson Jr In Rehab For Alcoholism