Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Demands Obama Suspend Constitution to Create Jobs Yahoo News ^ | 10-18- | Dan McGinnis Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., D-Ill., drew heavy criticism from fellow Democrats and his Republican colleagues for demanding President Barack Obama suspend the U.S. Constitution and declare a national jobs emergency. Jackson told The Daily Caller last week that the president should use "extra-constitutional" authority to resolve the employment crisis by creating jobs outside of the normal legislative process. His comments drew immediate criticism from his primary opponent as well as other members of the House of Representatives. Former congresswoman Debbie Halvorson, Jackson's Democratic opponent in next year's primary election, said he has failed to introduce a jobs bill during his 16 years in the House. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Demands Obama Suspend Constitution to Create Jobs - Yahoo! News (Excerpt) Read more at news.yahoo.com ... This certainly doesn't fucking surprise me. These people don't give a damn about the constitution or any thing that makes this country great. Just pure unchained dictatorship. Jesse Jackson Jr is a piece of shit that should go fuck his self.