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Former congressman, Jesse Jackson Jr. sentenced Wednesday

Former congressman, Jesse Jackson Jr. sentenced Wednesday
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Wednesday, August 14, 2013 - 8:18am

Former congressman, Jesse Jackson Junior will be sentenced today (Wednesday) for campaign fraud.

Jackson and his wife, Sandi are due in a Washington DC federal court Wednesday morning.

Jesse Jackson Junior pleaded guilty in February to illegal spending of three-quarters-of-a-million dollars in campaign funds.His wife also pleaded guilty on a related tax fraud charge.The Chicago Tribune reports both could be sentenced to jail time.

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