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Published February 16, 2013, 09:21 AM

Prospect of prison looms for ex-congressman, wife

CHICAGO (AP) — The prospect of prison looms over former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife after they agreed to plead guilty to charges in an alleged scheme to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items — including furs, a gold watch, a football signed by U.S. presidents and even a hat once owned by Michael Jackson.

By: MICHAEL TARM,Associated Press PETE YOST,Associated Press, Associated Press

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