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Posted: November 22, 2012 at 1:22 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “The constituents of the [2nd] District deserve a full-time legislator in Washington, something I cannot be for the foreseeable future. My health issues and treatment regimen have become incompatible with the House of Representatives.” Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., in a letter of resignation submitted to Republican House Speaker John Boehner Article,this page

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