Posts tagged "Jesse Jackson Jr"

Fanning The Flames Since 1978 endorses LeAlan Jones for U.S. Congress

Fanning The Flames Since 1978 endorses LeAlan Jones for U.S. Congress
More of the same or something different is what the voters in the 2nd Congressional District will have to choose from when they step into the voting booth tomorrow. For historical purposes, let’s talk about what more of the same has done. The past three congressmen (Gus Savage, Mel Reynolds, and Jesse Jackson Jr) have... Read more »

2nd Congressional District Race:The Fix Is In

2nd Congressional District Race:The Fix Is In
The fix is in regarding the 2nd Congressional District race. The election is roughly three weeks away and the front runner, Robin Kelly, is nowhere to be found. As of today, no debates have been scheduled. Don’t you think that is a little weird? I think the people in my birthplace district deserve a lot... Read more »

Attack ads in the 2nd Congressional distrist race distracts voters from what's really important

Attack ads in the 2nd Congressional distrist race distracts voters from what's really important
A lot of Democrats seem to complain about Republicans for some of the same stuff they do themselves. After the last election cycle, you would  think that the liberals would learn from the epic beating the Republicans took. Wishful thinking on my part I’m sure. I’m from South Shore. That’s within the boundaries of 2nd... Read more »
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Jesse Jr and Sandi Jackson indicted during Black History Month

Jesse Jr and Sandi Jackson indicted during Black History Month
Every time I am in South Shore to visit friends and family, I drive by the corner of 71st and Yates where the joint office of former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr and his wife Sandi, former 7th ward alderman were located.  When I see the building still plastered with campaign signs, I turn my nose... Read more »

Seven Deadly Sins: Pride - Never underestimate stupid people in large numbers

Seven Deadly Sins: Pride - Never underestimate stupid people in large numbers
“Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.” – Proverbs 16:18 Pride normally makes people feel really good about themselves. On the other side of that coin,pride can make people do and say some colossally stupid things. What is pride? It is easy to Google it. But what is it really? What... Read more »

Why did the voters of the 2nd district send a man with mental health issues back to Washington??

The voters in the 2nd congressional district just sent a man with a mental disease back to Washington. I hope they know that he won’t be in Washington anytime soon. Jesse Jackson Jr has a bipolar disorder.  This is what is usually said about a person who is bipolar: At a higher level, individuals may... Read more »
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