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Jesse Jackson’s Newest Staff Member

Mel_ReynoldsJesse Jackson has added former Chicago Democrat Congressman Mel Reynolds to Rainbow/PUSH Coalition’s payroll.

Reynolds was among the 176 criminals excused in President Clinton’s  last-minute forgiveness spree.  Reynolds received a commutation of his six-and-a-half-year  federal sentence for 15 convictions of wire fraud, bank fraud, and lies to the Federal Election Commission.