Sandi Jackson is the lovely wife of former U.S. Representative from Illinois, Jesse Jackson Jr.
Both Sandi and her husband had notorious political career and were once, Chicago’s power couples. That was until their sentence in 2013.
Sandi Jackson’s hubby is the son of activist and former presidential candidate Jesse Jackson. Jesse Jackson Jr. was born on March 11, 1965 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA as Jesse Louis Jackson Jr. He established a consistent liberal record on both social and fiscal issues. He co-authored books on civil rights and personal finance.
Jackson enrolled in North Carolina A&T University, earning his Bachelor of Science degree magna cum laude in 1987. After getting his master’s degree from the Chicago Theological Seminary he moved on to law school at the University of Illinois.
Jesse represented Illinois’s 2nd congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1995 until his resignation in 2012. He also served as a national co-chairman of the 2008 Barack Obama presidential campaign.
In October 2012, Jackson was investigated for financial improprieties including misuse of campaign funds. Jackson resigned from Congress on November 21, 2012, citing mental and physical health problems, including bipolar disorder, and gastrointestinal problems.