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Congressman Jackson Faces Ethics Probe

 A congressional ethics board has launched a preliminary inquiry into Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL), related to President Obama’s vacant Senate seat and the corruption investigation of ousted Gov. Rod Blagojevich, the Chicago Sun-Times has learned.

The committee launched the action Thursday — the same day Blagojevich wasindicted on corruption charges.

What a web this whole Illinois Senate Seat weaves