Posted on Dec 12, 2008

Jesse Jackson Jr. Backers: Raise Money For Blago, Get Senate Seat For Jackson

Posted in Politics

AP: “Businessmen with ties to both Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson discussed raising $1 million for Blagojevich to help persuade him to appoint Jackson to President-elect Barack Obama’s vacant Senate seat, according to a published report.” >> Blagojevich fundraiser held by Jackson allies Saturday >> Jackson Jr. denies wrongdoing in Ill. gov scandal ME: And that, friends, is the end of Jesse Jackson Jr.’s aspirations...