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Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Home Facing Forfeiture

Both homes owned by the former congressman could be taken away

Motion to seize homes filed days before former congressman and his wife will be sentenced…

By Aaron Morrison

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Feds Recommend 4 Years in Prison for Jesse Jackson Jr.

Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife Sandra are due to be sentenced July 3rd

Do you think the recommended sentence is too harsh?

By Makkada B. Selah

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Robin Kelly to Succeed Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Congressional Seat

Former Illinois state representative wins special election.

Robin Kelly’s campaign received $2 million from New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Pleads Guilty In Campaign Case

Former Illinois representative admits to stealing campaign funds.

Jackson faces 46 to 57 months in prison and up to $100,000 in fines.

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Under Medical Supervision

Legal troubles and a bipolar disorder put a strain on the former congressman.

What are your thoughts on this news?

By Sandra Evangelina Garcia

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Used Campaign Funds for Rolex, Furs; Faces Federal Charges

Former congressman could be facing jail time

Jesse Jackson Jr. is facing serious charges.

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Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Resignation Could Cost Taxpayers Big Bucks

Jackson resigned from Congress last week amid a federal investigation

To replace the Jesse Jackson Jr.’s recently vacated seat, it may cost taxpayers as much…

By Makkada B. Selah

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Jesse Jackson Jr.’s Resignation Prompts Scramble for House Seat

A mad scramble has ensued for Jackson Jr's seat.

Who will replace Jackson Jr?

By Laurence Afums

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Tenders His Resignation from Congress

The Chicago Congressman has not yet settled his Federal investigation

Jesse Jackson Jr. resigns from Congress amid an investigation into his campaign finances and treatment…

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Jesse Jackson Jr. Home After Treatment For Depression

The embattled politician makes his return to Congress

The embattled politician makes his return to Congress

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Small Businesses Say Raise The Minimum Wage

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and business advocates call for renewed focus and legislation to pay Americans wages that they can live on

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and business advocates call for renewed focus and legislation to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Rev. Jesse Jackson: ‘No Timetable on Jackson Jr. Recovery’

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr recently checked into the Mayo Clinic for depression.

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr recently checked into the Mayo Clinic for depression.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger & 5 Men Whose Finances Were Impacted by a Sex Scandal

Infidelity could really cost you

From Arnold Schwarzenegger to Tiger Woods, sex scandal can not only destroy a career but…

By Larry Gilchrist

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Updates from Capitol Hill

Washington Report: Week of Nov. 16- Nov. 20

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Did Jackson Bid $5 Million to Replace Obama?

New details emerge in Illinois Senate scandal

Rep. Jessie Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) has emerged as the politician who stands to lose the…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Ethics Committee Investigates Rep. Jackson in Blago Fallout

Committee questions his relationship with indicted governor

Rep. Jesse Jackson confirmed that he is the subject of an investigation by the Office…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Jackson’s Got Next?

Now that Sen. Barack Obama is president of the United States, his Senate…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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