Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. treated for bi...

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. treated for bipolar disorder

There are 30 comments on the Reuters story from Aug 13, 2012, titled Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. treated for bipolar disorder. In it, Reuters reports that:

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. waves on U.S. Capitol steps in Washington in this December 2, 2011 file photo.

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Far Away

Anchorage, AK

#25 Aug 15, 2012
Well, that explains it.

“Stop the liberal madness”

Since: Sep 10

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#26 Aug 15, 2012
Whenever one of these lib politicians is being "treated" for some ailment, there is usually some type investigation being done on them and some type of charge is usually coming.
Far Away

Anchorage, AK

#27 Aug 15, 2012
luv Sarah Palin wrote:
Whenever one of these lib politicians is being "treated" for some ailment, there is usually some type investigation being done on them and some type of charge is usually coming.
Yep--you nailed it.

"He is under investigation by the House Ethics Committee, facing allegations that he was involved in discussions about raising money for then-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s campaign in exchange for an appointment to President Barack Obama’s old U.S. Senate seat.

Jackson also allegedly directed a fundraiser to buy plane tickets for a woman described by an associate as Jackson’s “social acquaintance.” The issue came up on the campaign trail during Jackson’s 2010 re-election and in the March primary, which the Democrat easily won. Jackson has since called it a personal matter that he and his wife have dealt with privately."

http://washington.cbslocal.com/2012/06/26/jes...
Cat74

United States

#28 Aug 15, 2012
Is this his mood disorder, or is that something else? I'm sorry. That was not nice. But I do think if you are going to be away from the desk for more then 90 days you should have to resign. As it is Illinois just has one Senator, and Durbin is sick in another way. He is just goofy.
dr of religion

United States

#29 Sep 29, 2012
Cat74 wrote:
Is this his mood disorder, or is that something else? I'm sorry. That was not nice. But I do think if you are going to be away from the desk for more then 90 days you should have to resign. As it is Illinois just has one Senator, and Durbin is sick in another way. He is just goofy.
I seen a rare sight the other day folks.Not seen in four decades.yes my friends I seen jessie jaskson senior dodging cameras.Thats the first time he didnt knock someone down to get his mugg on camera.He put his head down and avoided the cameras.Maybe the world will end in 2012 that could be a sign!!!!!!
pigpen911

Angier, NC

#30 Jun 23, 2013
Rochester mn or rochester ny ha ha
iamval

Arlington, VA

#31 Jun 23, 2013
How does a total loser make headlines in this country.
lolol

Albuquerque, NM

#32 Jun 23, 2013
they need to take any legislation this mental defective vote d for that passed and repeal it !

Since: Jul 11

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#33 Oct 1, 2014
No sirprize here
Swedenforever

Hyattsville, MD

#34 Oct 1, 2014
Maureen Mcdonnell is ready for jail

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