| Mar 3, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by James Oliphant Rep. Charles Rangel, the chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee who has been dogged by ethics questions, said today that he would temporarily surrender his powerful post. In a brief letter to House Speaker Nancy......
| Mar 4, 2010
| 4:24 PM
by James Oliphant and Richard Simon In an untraditional twist, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said today that Rep. Sander Levin (D-Mich.) will replace Rep. Charles Rangel as acting chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee rather than Rep. Pete......
| Apr 10, 2010
| 4:06 PM
New York Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV plans to announce his candidacy Monday for the congressional seat held by Rep. Charles Rangel in upper Manhattan.
Powell, 47, whose father held the seat until Rangel beat him in a primary almost 40 years ago,...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 1:10 PM
Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV announced Monday he will throw his hat into the ring to challenge Rep. Charles Rangel in this Fall's upcoming Democratic primary.
The son of legendary congressman, Adam Clayton Powell Jr., told supporters it was time...
| Mar 2, 2010
| 6:07 PM
Rep. Charles Rangel may soon be stepping down as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.
According to reports, he could make the decision as early as Tuesday night.
However, Rangel himself is denying that he's stepping down as chairman of the...
| Mar 22, 2010
| 10:27 AM
|| Rep. Gary Ackerman [D, NY-5] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Michael Arcuri [D, NY-24] || Nay ||
|| Rep. Timothy Bishop [D, NY-1] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Yvette Clarke [D, NY-11] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Joseph Crowley [D, NY-7] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Eliot...
| Apr 15, 2010
| 1:49 PM
For the first time in his 40 year political career, Representative Charles Rangel appears to be more vulnerable than ever as he faces a re-election campaign. Tainted by scandal and ethics probes that have prompted him to temporarily step aside as Chairman...
| Jun 6, 2010
| 2:16 PM
It's been 40 years since Rep. Charles Rangel first won his Congressional seat. And he's not done with it yet.
Rangel formally announced his re-election campaign on Sunday. He made the announcement surrounded by a host of elected officials, including Gov....
| Feb 25, 2010
| 5:25 PM
Rep. Charles Rangel says an ethics panel's finding against him is "disturbing" and promises he will have more to say about it after he consults with his lawyer.
Rangel read a report by the House ethics committee that found he knowingly accepted Caribbean...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 11:48 AM
Saying that "fifty years of public service is on the line," Rep. Charles Rangel, the longest-serving New York member of congress, implored a House ethics panel Monday to postpone his ethics trial. In a dramatic statement, he said he needed to get a new...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 5:18 AM
Rep. Charles Rangel wants to tell House colleagues that censures are for corrupt politicians and he's not one of them.
The House ethics committee voted 9-1 on Nov. 18 to recommend a censure of the 80-year-old Democrat from New York's Harlem.