Spokesman: Medical bills forcing Jesse Jackson Jr. to sell home

September 19, 2012

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.) is selling his Washington, D.C., home to help defray the cost of mounting medical bills, according to a spokesman.

Jackson, 47, recently returned home after seeking treatment for depression at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. He has not been seen on Capitol Hill since his return almost two weeks ago.

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Ed O’Keefe is a congressional reporter with The Washington Post and covered the 2008 and 2012 presidential and congressional elections.
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