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Charles Rangel

  1. Charlie Rangel Says Good-byeFor the first election season in more than 40 years, the Harlem congressman won’t be appearing on a ballot. 
  2. Charlie Rangel Crashed Rick Perry’s Lunch PartyI wanted to make him feel comfortable.”
  3. Rangel Ruled to Have Violated Ethics RulesA House ethics panel today convicted the Representative on eleven of the charges against him.
  4. Charlie Rangel’s Very Bad Day Only Got WorseThe ethics panel he walked out on ruled that the facts of the case against him are not in dispute.
  5. Charlie Rangel Ethics Trial Probably Going to Be Something of a Mess [Update: Yup!]Rangel walks out of the hearing.
  6. Espada Concedes Election to Rivera; Maloney and Rangel Victorious (Updated)Gillibrand wins Democratic Senate primary.
  7. Mayor Bloomberg Robo-Calls to Support Charlie RangelMichael + Charlie 4Eva.
  8. Charlie Rangel Faces Criticism at Candidates’ ForumHe also responds to Obama’s suggestion he retire with “dignity.”
  9. Maxine Waters Declares InnocenceLike Rangel, she’s wondering why it’s taking so long to start the trial.
  10. First Rangel Birthday Party-Referencing GOP Attack Ad SurfacesBad things come in twos.”
  11. Rangel’s Birthday Party ‘Damn Sure Ain’t No Funeral’No more lame excuses.
  12. David Dinkins Offers Middle Finger to Heckler at Charlie Rangel’s Birthday SoiréeOver 600 joined the pleased birthday boy in celebrating.
  13. Charlie Rangel Has Feelings, Wants to Get This Over WithThe embattled congressman defended himself and demanded an expedited trial on the floor of the House today.
  14. Charlie Rangel Loses Backers, Plans to Party AnywayWe just don’t think he is such a terrific guy any more,” said one donor.
  15. The Many Unconvincing Excuses for Not Attending Charlie Rangel’s Birthday PartyParades, out-of-town trips, rib injuries!
  16. President Obama Hopes Charlie Rangel Ends His Career ‘With Dignity’But will Rangel be ending his career at all?
  17. After All That, Charlie Rangel Might Just Get a Little Slap on the WristAn ethics subcommittee recommends a reprimand.
  18. Nobody Has Any Idea What’s Happening With Charlie RangelDeal? No deal?
  19. Charlie Rangel to Deny World Exciting Ethics Trial?He’s reportedly cut a deal.
  20. Will Charlie Rangel Make a Last-Minute Deal?Time is running out.
  21. Outlook For Settlement Not Good For Charlie RangelVeteran Democrat allegedly met with ethics committee chairwoman.
  22. Kitchen Maybe Getting a Little Too Hot for RangelHe’s reportedly trying to settle this before a trial.
  23. Dems Support Rangel, While GOP Groups Him in With Eric MassaGroups him into the subgroup “Unethical Democrats,” that is.
  24. Charlie Rangel Is ‘Looking Forward’ to Fighting Those Ethics ChargesIt’s NBD. Except that other Democrats are already calling for his resignation. And he has mounting legal fees. Hmmm.
  25. Luke Russert Gets Under Charlie Rangel’s SkinNot pleased when asked about possibility of losing his job.
  26. Charlie Rangel Is in TroubleA House committee says he’s guilty of ethics violations.
  27. Charlie Rangel Just Can’t Stop Introducing Military Draft BillsRep. introduces legislation which has no chance of becoming a law.
  28. The Stamina of Charlie RangelThe man works fifteen-hour days, and he’s old.
  29. The Weight of the World Is No Longer on David Paterson’s ShouldersHe basically flew yesterday.
  30. Rangel Officially Announces He’s Running AgainHe blames the press for blowing up his ethics scandal.
  31. Adam Clayton Powell IV to Challenge Rangel in Reelection BidHe thinks Rangel “simply wants to get reelected so he can resign and appoint” a successor.
  32. Charlie Rangel ‘Temporarily’ Steps AsideThe chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee is putting down his gavel.
  33. Rangel’s Reign Appears to Be Reaching Its EndAfter meeting with party leaders, he is reportedly told he’ll have to leave chairman role as soon as Wednesday.
  34. Charlie Rangel Plans to Run for ReelectionScandal be damned.
  35. Ethics Committee: Rangel Broke Rules With Caribbean TripsCongressman has been under investigation by two house subcommittees.
  36. Texas Republican Out to Get Charlie RangelJohn Carter has got a score to settle.
  37. Charlie Rangel Finally Forced to Work for ReelectionHis district isn’t quite as safe as it used to be.
  38. Rangel: This Ethics Investigation Is ‘Nothing New’It’s a little sad when this is your defense.
  39. Democrats Ponder Domino Strategy to Remove PatersonHow Charlie Rangel could help his old Harlem clubhouse buddy.
  40. Charlie Rangel Forgot About His House, TooAnd it’s such a cute house!
  41. Charlie Rangel Forgot About Those Two $250,000 Accounts, TooThe House Ways and Means Committee chair is actually worth at least twice what he said he was.
  42. Democrats Lining Up to Not Oppose BloombergIt’s true what they say: No man is poor who has friends, and billions of dollars.
  43. Signs That Robert Allen Stanford Is Probably Guilty of an $8 Billion FraudDespite the mustache, we were going to give him the benefit of the doubt. Until today.
  44. Is Anything Charlie Rangel Does With Money These Days NOT Shady?We’d be surprised if the man could buy a pack of gum without violating some ethics rule.
  45. Rangel Tries to Fight Back Against the ‘Times,’ But Gets a BeatdownThe paper published a letter from Charles Rangel alongside a refutation of every single one of its points.
  46. Tim Robbins in Voting SnafuHonestly. You’d think the Board of Elections would have him on a special Do Not Piss Off list by now.
  47. Representative Charles Rangel No Habla Español, Okay?Can he help it if the people in the Dominican Republic don’t understand that?
  48. Donald Trump: ‘I Called the Recession First, Okay?’Fine, Donald. You win. Except nobody REALLY wins. Because it’s a recession. That and more in our daily roundup of finance, real-estate, media and law news.
  49. Governor Paterson Seeks to Extend Bruno Alliance With Cushy Albany PostThe lovable gov wanted to offer the former GOP Senate majority leader an advisory post in his government.
  50. Chuck Rangel Now Under Fire for Stationery ViolationsHe just thought congressional letterhead gave his personal request for donations that “something special.”
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