Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty to spending $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items

WASHINGTON - Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. pleaded guilty in court in Washington, D.C. Wednesday morning after he admitted he spent $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items.

Jackson and his wife, Sandi Jackson, are facing felony federal charges after being accused of spending campaign money on luxury items, memorabilia and other goods.

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