Jackson Jr. Charged with Misuse of Campaign Funds

jesse jackson campaign fundsIt probably seemed like a good idea at the time, but this crime may have cost Jesse Jackson Jr. his political career.  He has been accused of using $750,000 in campaign funds for personal use, purchasing jewelry, furniture and celebrity memorabilia like Michael Jackson’s fedora.

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