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Jesse Jackson Jr Updates

30 Months In Prison For Jesse Jackson Jr., 1 Year For Sandi

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER and JESSICA GRESKO | Posted 10.14.2013 | Chicago

WASHINGTON -- Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison Wednesday for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds on per...

Jesse Jackson Jr. Facing Sentencing

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 10.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- The genesis of Jesse Jackson Jr.'s decline dates to when he chose to forgo divinity studies and enter the world of politics instead, or so ...

Jackson Jr. Makes Prison Preference Known Ahead Of Sentencing

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has said where he wants to serve time for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign funds. Jackson...

Possible Successors Line Up After Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Resignation

Posted 11.24.2012 | Chicago

Though it's only been three days since Jesse Jackson Jr.'s abrupt resignation from Congress, about a dozen potential names have already been floated i...

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: Jackson Jr.'s Plea Deal Could Include Resignation, Jail Time

Posted 11.11.2012 | Chicago

A resignation from Congress and jail time are reportedly part of a tentative plea deal U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) is currently considering. ...

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...

Public Listing For Jesse Jackson Jr.'s D.C. Home Removed

Posted 09.24.2012 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s home in Washington, D.C. has been removed from public listings, apparently in response to unwanted media attention as th...

Jackson Jr. Lists D.C. Home For Sale Amid Medical Leave

Posted 09.21.2012 | Chicago

Updated story U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., in the midst of a medical leave of absence of more than three months, has put his Washington, D.C. townh...