Patricia Jones is the lovely wife of Republican Arthur Jones –who is set to become the nominee for Congress in Illinois’ third congressional district.
Her husband is known for his Nazi ties, Arthur J. Jones born January 1, 1948 – proudly displays Holocaust denial. Jones, spent eight years as a member of the National Socialist White People’s Party—previously known as the American Nazi Party.
He has run for political office several times in the past but has never made it past the primary stage in the 3rd District.
He worked as an independent insurance broker. Over the years Mr. Jones has received many awards for his work with senior citizens and small businesses. In 1985, he was named AGENT OF THE YEAR by Mutual of Omaha Insurance.
The Anti-Defamation League reports Jones has been involved with racist and anti-Semitic groups since the 1970s.
According to the Chicago Tribune, in 1976, Jones ran for mayor in Milwaukee. He said he appeared in TV commercials dressed as an American storm trooper with slogans billing himself as “the White People’s Candidate.” Jones also said he featured swastikas in a newspaper ad for a candidate he supported for school board in Wisconsin. In the 1970s, he said he marched in Skokie in full Nazi regalia.
On his campaign website, Jones calls the Holocaust “the biggest, blackest lie in history.” He’s also defended concentration camps during interviews.
The 70-year-old has unsuccessfully run for elected offices in the Chicago area and Milwaukee since the 1970s. Since the 1990s to 2016, Jones has jumped in the GOP 3rd Congressional District primary seven times, never even close to becoming a viable contender. However, this year he is only one on the Republican ballot.
According to a profile, he and his wife Patricia have been married for decades. Patricia Jones is a native Chicagoan, of Irish descent. She and her longtime husband live in suburban Lyons.