Rep. Rangel: I Have Not Been Treated FairlyThe 80-year-old Democrat from Harlem wants his punishment for ethics violations downgraded to a reprimand, according to congressional and nongovernment sources in touch with Rangel.
Rep. Rangel, Supporters Respond To House Ethics TrialRangel posted a message on his Twitter page saying he was "disappointed at the decision of the ethics committee." Supporters in Harlem also came out Sunday to defend the congressman.
Rangel Packs 'Em In At B-Day Bash, Breathes Sigh Of ReliefDespite a growing political scandal, about 800 people attended the birthday bash for embattled Congressman Charles Rangel at The Plaza Hotel on Wednesday night.
Rangel Throwing B-Day Bash, But Who Will Show?It was supposed to be a huge birthday fund-raising blowout for Congressman Rangel's 80th. Instead, as CBS 2's Magee Hickey reports, it's turning into a huge embarrassment for the troubled Harlem Democrat.
Rangel Retweet: Don't Rush To JudgmentEmbattled congressman Charlie Rangel took his message to Twitter Monday to explain his side of the ethics investigation.