Wednesday, February 20, 2013

More Trouble for Jesse Jackson Jr. (With Sequel)

Where do you draw the line between campaign and personal expenses, anyway? Jesse Jackson Jr. spent campaign money on a Rolex watch...but if you're campaigning in rich neighborhoods, can't you claim a Rolex watch is just a way to blend in with the local people?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/crime-scene/post/jackson-to-plead-guilty-wednesday/2013/02/19/75bb033a-7b0a-11e2-82e8-61a46c2cde3d_blog.html?wpisrc=al_politics_p

Right...here's the sequel...(Warning: this article first appeared in Canada and contains traces of French. The whole world was watching this use, not of donations, but of tax money.)

http://noisyroom.net/blog/2013/02/20/watchers-council-nominations-vacation-edition/