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Jackson Jr. Leaves Mayo Clinic, Intentions Unclear

The recently re-elected Congressman is reportedly leaving the Mayo Clinic after several weeks, but a spokesperson from the clinic says he doesn’t know where Jackson is.

Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. has departed from the Mayo clinic, according to the Chicago Tribune.

A spokesperson from the clinic reported the information earlier today, but said he’s not sure where Jackson went, reports say.

The newly re-elected Congressman has been at Mayo since October. He previously spent several weeks during the summer there, during which he was diagnosed with Bipolar II disorder. All throughout, Jackson has eluded nearly all media outlets.

In addition to his illness, Jackson faces a federal investigation for allegedly misusing his campaign funds and is reportedly in plea deal talks that could involve jail time.

After nearly six months on a leave of absence from Congress, it’s uncertain what Jackson’s future plans hold in store.

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NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 03:17 AM
oh, and by the way Joe, better quit hitting the hard stuff... glug, glug, glug!!!!
BlackHawks Fan November 17, 2012 at 04:00 AM
NotBuyingit ~ “The Tea Party is anti-tax, anti-big government.” That is bull. They have no real plan, they hide behind this mantra but what is their plan of getting this economy back on track? If you don’t know what the loopholes are maybe you should do some research!!! Maybe you should explain why hedge fund managers pay 15% tax or why big oil gets subsidized. The simple fact is you are on here so you are middle class and why is it you are defending the supper rich? The Bush tax cuts need to be repealed. I am also tired of all the people that take advantage of the system and the list long.
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 04:12 AM
Joe Lake, It appears as if you have a severe drinking problem... I suggest you seek treatment. One day at a time Joe. You gotta get off the stuff.
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 04:31 AM
I don't defend the super rich, but I don't believe we need to keep giving more and more of our money to government. We give enough. All of us. You can nickle and dime your hedge fund mgrs and have them pay the same taxes as you, what's that gonna get ya?? stop fossil fuel subsidies?? In what way am I defending the "super rich"?? What am I defending them from?? I'm saying that the taxation needs to stop for EVERYONE!!! Government keeps growing. You know all of those federal workers keep getting raises. We in the public sector don't but yet we gotta pay more taxes for more public workers who keep getting pay raises every freakin' year. ENOUGH!!! And so what if someone is rich or even SUPER rich!! How does that affect you?? It doesn't in any way. You could be rich, I could be rich, we all could be rich, if we knew how, or were lucky enough. Just because someone else is rich or super rich, doesn't mean that somehow we get less of anything. Who cares if someone is rich! I'm not and it's obvious, but I don't think that you or me or anyone else needs to pay MORE in taxes. You say the Bush tax cuts need to be repealed?? All of the cuts?? The ones that affect you as well?? I can't afford more taxes and fees and fines and penalties and stickers and licenses and it's all a joke... They are bleeding us dry.
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 04:36 AM
Brilliant Marcus!! You and Joe Lake should do lunch.. Do you drink?? I don't know if you do, but Joe Lake clearly does. I believe him to be 3 sheets to the wind right now. If you look at his facebook page, you can see that he has that "old drunk" look on his face...
Marcus Lewis November 17, 2012 at 04:38 AM
Your party doesn't have to ask anymore, after GWB & the republican congresses with him, you all took it and defunded the country and left it in the wretched shape it's in now.
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 04:39 AM
Joe Lake, you are a buffoon!! A drunken, pretentious, ego-maniacal, little buffoon of a man. You are a joke in your Bucktown neighborhood. I've been reading a bit about you. Old man, dribbles in his panties, swollen prostate, and can't please a woman anymore... Thinks he is some sort of "Pundit" who people should listen too. In your own mind Joe Lake. To the rest of us, you are a buffoon. This will be my last go-around with you Joe. I find you sad, and boring...
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 04:48 AM
Okay, THIS is the last one... Promise... I understand that you spend time in the men's room tapping your foot. That's just what I heard, I'm not saying I believe it, but the evidence seems a bit overwhelming... Anyway Joe Lake, can I call you Joe Lake?? Anyway Joe Lake, you are a complete douche-bag and a drunken idiot. I'm ignoring you (as most folks already do) going forward as you are as insignificant as that little thing you call your manhood... Joe Lake, you are an old man, you're close to dying (which I'm okay with) and I feel like you should give up the gin and juice... Try to mend some fences bro-ham. Life is short (yours extremely so I would imagine) and you need to make your peace with the big guy. He needs you to stop being a tool, or you're gonna miss out on the good stuff upstairs, if you know what I mean... That all being said, pull up those panties little girl!!!! NBI- out!!!
Joe Lake November 17, 2012 at 05:03 AM
Review of the ILCD District Race, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ILCD2ndDistrict Joe Lake. Chicago
Joe Lake November 17, 2012 at 02:17 PM
Breaking News: Mel Reynolds eyes Jackson Jr. Seat, Chicago Sun-Times, Nov. 16, 2012. Joe Lake, Chicago
Joe Lake November 17, 2012 at 04:06 PM
Mel Reynolds Eyes Jackson Jr. Seat, Chicago Sun-Times, Nov. 16, 2012. http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ILCD2ndDistrict/message/124 Joe lake, Chicago
Marcus Lewis November 17, 2012 at 07:02 PM
I am not losing sight here, the 2nd Congressional District is in desperate straits and I intend to be its representative because I care for the constituents and their welfare. The machine only cares for lining their pockets off of the district. VOTE FOR MARCUS LEWIS FOR CONGRESS 38,733 put us is the right direction. Let's follow their lead on April 9th, 2013.
NotBuyingIt November 17, 2012 at 08:43 PM
Marcus Lewis is not qualified to be our representative. He is a charlatan and a huckster and is just trying to line his pockets with tax dollars. He has no clue.
Marcus Lewis November 18, 2012 at 03:31 PM
Who is this clown NotBuyingIt? Come out from behind your mask and show yourself coward.
NotBuyingIt November 18, 2012 at 05:09 PM
I am a resident of the 2nd district, and I CAN NOT stomach the idea of you in office. You are not credible and the fact that you garnered as many votes as you did make me very sad. It shows that the voters of this district don't bother to vet their candidates. Can you imagine how crazy it was to vote J3 back into office?? RIDICULOUS!! OUTLANDISH!! CRIMINAL!! (no pun intended) ((okay, yes I did intend that pun (: )) It tells us something about the voters. This district is extremely corrupt and machine-driven. Marcus, you know who I am... I am the voice of reason. I am the voice of the 2nd district. We will not vote for you. "Hear now this, O foolish Marcus, and without understanding; which have eyes, and see not; which have ears, and hear not: You will never be elected to public office as you clearly do NOT have what it takes. Go thy way Marcus, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart; for the voters will never accepteth thy works."
Joe Lake November 18, 2012 at 05:18 PM
NBI: You are so full of hate, how can you sleep at night? This an article about JJJr., not the subject you have brought up for 3-4 months. Get a life. Joe Lake, Chicago
Joe Lake November 18, 2012 at 08:19 PM
Review of ILCD 2nd District Race http://groups.yahoo.com/group/ILCD2ndDistrict Joe Lake, Chicago
Joe Lake November 18, 2012 at 08:20 PM
Review of the IL5thCD Race http://groups.yahoo.com/group/IL5thCD
Chicagoheightsmike November 19, 2012 at 04:58 AM
Hey Marcus, How does it feel to have a woman lose her job helping you try and win the election. I wonder if you would have hired her to work for you or dump her because she is not faithful and a traitor.
Joe Lake November 19, 2012 at 05:03 AM
Well, the person you referring to was quite helpful in targeting a large dollar item in the FEC third quarter report of JJJr, previously reported to the F.B.I. Some people tell the truth. That's not a bad thing. Joe lake, Chicago
Chicagoheightsmike November 19, 2012 at 05:09 AM
Thanks Joe aka Marcus.
Chicagoheightsmike November 19, 2012 at 05:10 AM
Hope Marcus can get her a job now at The Post Office or something now.
Marcus Lewis November 19, 2012 at 05:20 AM
I am not losing sight here, the 2nd Congressional District is in desperate straits and I intend to be its representative because I care for the constituents and their welfare. The machine only cares for lining their pockets off of the district. VOTE FOR MARCUS LEWIS FOR CONGRESS 38,733 put us is the right direction. Let's follow their lead on April 9th, 2013. The time is now! The machine candidate cannot be trusted. Look what JJJ did. It was revealed he has been plea bargaining for months spitting in his voters face the day after the election. www.marcuslewisforcongress2012.org
Marcus Lewis November 19, 2012 at 05:25 AM
There is a Joe Lake.
Joe Lake November 19, 2012 at 05:30 AM
Joe Lake-Facebook http://www.facebook.com/joe.lake007 Joe Lake, Chicago
Chicagoheightsmike November 19, 2012 at 02:47 PM
Trust me I know there is a Joe Lake. The election is over now, congrats on your 38,733
Joe Lake November 19, 2012 at 04:41 PM
Thanks, perhaps that is settled--again. Joe Lake, Chicago
Marcus Lewis November 20, 2012 at 08:02 AM
CHM, There are two SEPARTE people. I am Marcus Lewis 53 yrs. old. There is a Joe Lake much older then I. We are NOT one in the same person as some have tried to say here.
Cabbage November 25, 2012 at 12:08 AM
God give all comfort to the Jackson family . He will sustain you through all these troubled waters. You haved served this contry well, All blessings and gratitude to a great American family.
NotBuyingIt November 25, 2012 at 02:01 AM
Well Cabbage, that's ONE way of looking at it...

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