Feds investigating Sandi Jackson’s finances

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Federal investigators have started examining the finances of former Chicago alderwoman Sandi Jackson.

The Chicago Sun-Times reports that authorities are questioning the legitimacy of the monthly consultant fees she received from the congressional campaign of her husband Jesse Jackson Jr.

Mrs. Jackson won’t comment to the paper, but she told WGN that she has hired former U.S. Attorney Dan Webb to represent her.