CHICAGO (CBS) — After a stay in intensive care with COVID-19, Jacqueline Jackson – the wife of the Rev. Jesse Jackson – is encouraging everyone to get vaccinated.
“I am happy to share the good news with you, that my mother, Mrs. Jacqueline Jackson, is continuing to recover at home – a survivor of COVID – and a true proponent now of everyone getting vaccinated,” said the Jacksons’ son, Jonathan Jackson.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Lincoln Square Burglary
Jonathan Jackson, national spokesman for the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, delivered that message and update on the weekly Rainbow PUSH Forum.READ MORE: 2 CPD Officers, Woman Taken To Hospital After Hit-And-Run
Mrs. Jackson was not vaccinated when she got COVID-19, though her husband was.MORE NEWS: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
The Rev. Jackson remained at the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab on Saturday.