Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 30 months in prison, and his wife, Sandra, was sentenced to one year for her part in their gross mishandling of public funds. Together they squandered over $750,000 in taxpayer money.
UPDATE: After a five year hiatus, the lecherous governor is back.
UPDATE: Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan is a free man.
UPDATE: Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. remains free. No one knows why.
In the latest episode of “couldn’t-make-it-up-if-we-