Jesse Jackson's file:
Jackson

Democrat from Illinois

The Rev. Jesse Jackson, one of the nation’s most recognized civil rights leaders, is founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, a civil rights organization in Chicago. He was a Democratic candidate for president in 1984 and 1988.

Recent statements involving Jesse Jackson

"Homicides against blacks have tripled" since Florida’s "stand your ground" law has been in existence.

Milwaukee is "the most segregated city in America."

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