Ex-Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Swings By The Comey Hearing

The Mirror | Betsy Rothstein
Jesse Jackson Jr.

“There’s a collapse here.”

Reddit Ask Me Anything Goes Horribly Wrong For Jesse Jackson

US | Alex Pfeiffer

‘You know, we are very good at athletics’

How bad did the Democrats screw up this week?

Politics | Christopher Bedford

They just can’t help themselves

Now you can own Jesse Jackson Jr.'s previously owned mink cape, Michael Jackson memorabilia

Politics | Taylor Bigler

Jackson’s pricey and bizarre items up for auction

America's real divide: The political class, and the rest of us

Opinion | Glenn Jacobs

‘There are two Americas. One is populated by common folks who pay the bills. The other is populated by self-anointed elitists who live at our expense.’

Criminal justice system discriminates against the mentally ill

Politics | Patrick Howley

See Jesse Jackson Jr.’s top 2 favorite prisons

Feds ask to seize Jesse Jackson Jr.'s homes

Politics | Sarah Hurtubise
Jesse Jackson Leave of Absence

Jackson has ‘no ability to pay’

The travails of Jesse Jackson Jr.

Opinion | Kenneth Timmerman

It’s been obvious for years that Jackson has been embezzling campaign funds. I’ve suspected as much since 2001.

REPORT: Jesse Jackson, Jr. plea deal includes 'significant jail time' - TheDC

Politics | Vince Coglianese

Misuse of campaign funds allegedly included buying furniture, Rolex watch

Lone Republican running for Jesse Jackson Jr.'s House seat: No to voter ID, yes to affirmative action

Politics | Jana Benscoter

Lenny McAllister swims — upstream — in a sea of Democratic challengers

Former Rep. Mel Reynolds, convicted felon, wants Jesse Jackson Jr.'s seat in Congress - Chicago Tribune

Elections | Chicago Tribune
In 1994, Representative Mel Reynolds (D-Ill.) engaged in a sexual relationship with a 16 year-old. He claimed that charges were racially motivated and won the seat in re-election. The next year, however, Reynolds resigned after being convicted of criminal sexual abuse, child pornography, and other charges.

Democrat was convicted of statutory rape, solicitation of child pornography

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. resigns

Politics | Caroline May
Jesse Jackson Jr.

The Daily Caller confirms Illinois congressman’s decision

Cigar Hunter: Post-election short smokes - TheDC

Feature:Opinion | David Martosko

TheDC’s executive editor won’t let tax increases stop him from smoking hand-rolled stogies, and doesn’t care if you approve

Jesse Jackson Jr. probed for using campaign funds to redecorate home - TheDCNF

Politics | Betsi Fores
Jackson Leave of Absence

Illinois congressman has been on medical leave since June

Ill. state workers forced to attend Pelosi, Jackson Jr. event on taxpayer dime - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle
Jesse Jackson Jr.

Pelosi flew to Chicago to endorse Rep. Jackson Jr.

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s sister asks for 'the grace of space' on brother's health - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

On Fox News, Santita Jackson addresses Illinois lawmaker’s absence from Congress

Rep. Jesse Jackson treated for 'mood disorder' - AP

Politics | Associated Press
Jesse Jackson Jr.

‘The Congressman is receiving intensive medical treatment at a residential treatment facility for a mood disorder’

Jackson Jr. says Walker's victory will 'embolden' other governors to take on unions - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

Democratic congressman won’t say if he thinks Obama should have been more involved

Jackson Jr.: Obama should honor '08 pledge, back $10 minimum wage - TheDC

Politics | Nicholas Ballasy

‘In 2011, he wanted to see the minimum wage raised to $9.50. It is now 2012’

Former CBC member: Atlantic's efforts to tie race to congressional ethics probe 'sloppy' - TheDC

Politics | Jeff Poor

Former Alabama Democratic Rep. Artur Davis questions allegation that House ethics panel ‘singling out African-Americans’