"However, over the past several months, as my health has deteriorated, my ability to serve the constituents of my district has continued to diminish." Right, Jesse. I learn something everyday: Now I understand that "Fear of Federal Indictment" is a mental health disorder.
BTW: Mel Reynolds, an electoral shoe-in ole Chicago, is perfect for Jesse's seat. He can join the pantheon of reprobate corruptocrats that represent the Degenerate (er Democrat) Party.