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Jesse Jackson Jr. Faces Federal Prison Time for Embezzling Campaign Funds

KYoung43 Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 8:55 AM
No better example of a pol thinking he's above the law than the spawn of the "Reverend" (of no existing church on earth) Jesse Jackson. Am thinking back--has Dad said anything on behalf on his creation? Has anyone else related to this sorry specimen (father AND/OR son) said anything to defend the actions?
Seawolf Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 9:03 AM
These fools get away with the racist c rap they spew because the have "rev" in front of their white man would ever get away with saying what wright, farrakan AND jj etal get away with...we should have simply laughed at them for the fools that they are and never gave them the time of day. Same for these politicians with D after their name..listen to one speak and tell me we should take any of them seriously, morons elected by morons. Guam will tip over, we walked on Mars?? and one of those was a judge...

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) -- the disgraced former Congressman and son of liberal icon Jesse Jackson -- is preparing to plead guilty to federal charges filed today in Washington, DC.  Jackson is expected to admit to misusing $750,000 dollars from his campaign war chest, and faces up to five years in federal prison:

Jackson, who left the public eye last summer for treatment of bi-polar disorder and resigned from office in November, is not expected to make an appearance [in court], but he offered a response in his first statement to the public in...