"Illinois is America."
Jesse Jackson Jr., 2008 Democratic National Convention.
How is this for irony?
President Obama, our-campaigner-in-chief, finished his State of the Union address tour this afternoon in his adopted hometown of Chicago.
Also this afternoon, one of Chicago's most prominent Democrats, former Congressman Jesse Jackson, was indicted for misuse of campaign funds. Also charged was Junior's wife Sandi, a former Chicago City Council member.
Numerous sources state the both intend to plead guilty.
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