Jesse Jackson Jr’s Confusing iPad Flip-Flop

Just a few weeks ago, Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. took to the House floor to suggest additions to the US Constitution that would help provide jobs for the unemployed in America’s inner cities.

One of those things that would lower the unemployment rate was a constitutional right to an iPad — I kid you not:

Fast forward the tape to this past week. Jackson Jr., again on the House floor, said that iPads — those things that just weeks ago he wanted included as a constitutional right of all Americans because they’ll help people find work — are now responsible for “eliminating thousands of American jobs.”

Click the pic to watch the flop to the previous flip:


In other Jackson news, it sounds like Jesse Jackson Sr. is on the receiving end of discrimination allegations for a change. Not a lot of fun, is it Jesse?

Author: Doug Powers

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