Posts tagged "Congressman Jesse Jackson"

Funeral Services For Howard Pointer, longtime aide to Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr and Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr , Monday September 19

HOMEGOING SERVICES FOR HOWARD POINTER, LONGTIME AIDE TO REV. JESSE L. JACKSON SR, CONGRESSMAN JESSE JACKSON, JR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2011 9:00 AM RAINBOW/PUSH COALITION HEADQUARTERS 930 EAST 50th STREET (AT DREXEL BLVD) Howard Pointer, a security specialist and longtime confidante of Congressman Jesse L. Jackson Jr., died Monday following a long illness. He was... Read more »

Illinois 2nd District Voters Keep Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr Strong !

DESPITE PUNDITS AND NEGATIVE MEDIA ANALYSIS, 2ND DISTRICT VOTERS KEEP CONGRESSMAN JESSE JACKSON JR STRONG !!   During the last 2010 elections, candidates who opposed Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr all proclaimed that the voters of the district were finally fed up with Jackson’s representation, and that accompanied so many local and national media pundits who... Read more »

Despite Critics and Clouds, Here's What Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr's Position Has Meant To Illinois and 2nd District

Of course as one of the Senior Campaign Strategists for Jesse L. Jackson, Jr’s first campaign for Congress, and our theme of “Jackson is young enough to serve long enough” for all of Illinois’ I asked his office to provide with me a list (that I know he keeps) of the benefits of his vote... Read more »

Jonathan Jackson, son of Rev. Jesse L. Jackson To Announce Candidacy For Mayor Of Chicago?

Jonathan Luther Jackson, son of the Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr and godson of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr may be set to announce his candidacy for Mayor of Chicago after the Labor Day Holiday season according to sources. And coincidentally, today, I visited the Saturday Morning Community Forum and Broadcast of The... Read more »
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