Govt Recommends 4 Years For Jesse Jackson Jr.

480px Jesse Jackson Jr. official photo portrait Govt recommends 4 years for Jesse Jackson Jr.

WASHINGTON  — Prosecutors are recommending four years in prison for former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., following his guilty plea this year on criminal charges that he engaged in a scheme to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items.

The government is also recommending that Jackson pay $750,000 in restitution to the campaign.

Court papers filed in the case say Jackson used campaign money to buy items that included a $43,350 gold-plated men’s Rolex watch and $9,587.64 worth of children’s furniture.

Read more at Official Wire. By Frederic J. Frommer.

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Comments

  1. The son following in the steps of his father.

  2. Edwardkoziol says:

    Junior was taught by the best shakedown artist going and that Jesse Jackson SrThe apple doesnt fall far from the tree.Growing up he seen his father in action on how to cheat,lie and screw other women and he decided to be like him,only he got caught.I wonder if any other person did what he did would only get 4years in a country club prison.Send the spook to Gitmo and he can learn to write resume and learn painting with water colors.

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