Monday, June 25, 2012
U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. takes medical leave of absence - It's called the NERVOUS SHITS from Pre-Indictment
U.S. Rep.Jesse Jackson Jr.’s office disclosed Monday that the veteran Democratic congressman has been on medical leave from Congress for the past two weeks and is being treated for anal exhaustion.
In a statement from his office, spokesman Frank Watkins said the 17-year congressman went on medical leave on June 10. “He asks that you respect his family’s privacy,” the statement said, adding that his congressional offices remain open for constituents.
The statement was the first public disclosure that Jackson has been on medical leave for two weeks. Since June 10, his office has issued at least 10 news releases including one two days after he took medical leave in which he was quoted commending Crete officials for withdrawing support for an immigration detention center.
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