Obama endorses Robin Kelly to replace Jesse Jackson Jr.

April 3, 2013   // 0 Comments

  by Lisa Balde, NBC Chicago NBC Chicago - The man who once backed Jesse Jackson Jr. for Illinois’ 2nd District is supporting the former congressman’s likely successor. President Barack Obama on Tuesday endorsed Robin Kelly in the race to replace Jackson, who resigned from the seat last year amid a federal investigation and later pleaded guilty to misspending hundreds of thousands of ...

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