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Jesse Jackson Jr Investigation

Jesse Jackson Jr. Memoir In The Works

Posted 02.27.2013 | Chicago

Jesse Jackson Jr. will soon add "memoirist" to the list of labels — like "disgraced congressman" and "former representative of Illinois' 2nd congres...

17 Things Jackson Jr., Wife Sandi Bought With Campaign Cash

Posted 02.21.2013 | Chicago

Now that federal charges have been filed and guilty pleas given in the case of ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife Sandi's collusion to ille...

Ryan J. Reilly

Jackson Jr. Pleads Guilty | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) pleaded guilty in a federal courtroom Wednesday morning to using campaign funds to purchase an ar...

Report: Feds Conducting Separate Probe Of Sandi Jackson

Posted 02.05.2013 | Chicago

Like husband, like wife? According to a Chicago Sun-Times report, ex-Chicago Alderman Sandi Jackson, the wife of former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr....

Sandi Jackson Resigns From Chicago City Council

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 03.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The wife of former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. announced Friday that she was resigning from the Chicago City Council, saying she could...

Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Struggles Weigh Heavily On His Father

AP | SOPHIA TAREEN | Posted 01.30.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — In the cluttered office where he's met with some of the nation's top politicians and preachers, penned rousing speeches and planned ci...

Trouble Not Over For Jesse Jackson Jr.

AP | SARA BURNETT | Posted 01.22.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — The jockeying to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. began before the ink was dry on the former congressman's resignation letter. Among those e...

Report: Jackson Jr. Federal Probe Expands To Include Sandi

Posted 11.13.2012 | Chicago

Updated story The federal investigation into U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s campaign finances has reportedly expanded to include Chicago Ald. Sandi ...

Report: Jesse Jackson Jr. Is In Plea Deal Talks

Posted 11.08.2012 | Chicago

Newly reelected U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) is reportedly attempting to reach a plea bargain with federal investigators digging into allegati...

Report: Jesse Jackson Jr. To Return To The Mayo Clinic

Posted 10.20.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) has had a rough week -- and the negative attention is apparently causing his doctors to recommend the congressman...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Remains Silent Amid New Federal Probe

AP | SARA BURNETT | Posted 10.17.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- With Election Day three weeks away, things could hardly be worse for U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.: He hasn't been to work in months as he re...

Report: Jackson Jr. Seen Drinking At D.C. Bar Amid Medical Leave

Posted 10.15.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) -- who disappeared from the public eye over four months ago before going on an extended medical leave while recei...

Congressman Allegedly Used Campaign Money For Home Decor

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.16.2012 | HuffPost Home

Pretty surprising.

Feds Target Jackson Jr.'s Finances In New Probe

Posted 10.15.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) is reportedly the target of a new federal investigation. According to the Chicago Sun-Times, federal investiga...

House Panel Extends Jesse Jackson Jr. Investigation

AP | By HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 12.02.2011 | Chicago

-- The House Ethics Committee announced Friday it will continue its investigation into allegations Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. or someone acting on his be...

House Ethics Committee Resumes Jackson Jr. Investigation

AP | By LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 12.19.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- The House Ethics Committee said Tuesday it would move ahead with an investigation of whether Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. tried to buy Barack ...