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Congressman Charlie Rangel

Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y. is seen on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, before the start of the House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct hearing, where as he faces 13 separate counts of violating House ethics rules. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Rep. Rangel: I Have Not Been Treated Fairly

The 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.

11/28/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel (credit: Getty Images)

Rep. Rangel, Supporters Respond To House Ethics Trial

Rangel 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.

11/21/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel (file)

Rangel Packs ‘Em In At B-Day Bash, Breathes Sigh Of Relief

Despite a growing political scandal, about 800 people attended the birthday bash for embattled Congressman Charles Rangel at The Plaza Hotel on Wednesday night.

08/11/2010

US Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) returns to his office from a vote at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on July, 29, 2010. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

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.

08/11/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel, D-NY, attends a memorial service for the late Pennsylvania Rep. John Murtha in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on March 3, 2010. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Rangel Retweet: Don’t Rush To Judgment

Embattled congressman Charlie Rangel took his message to Twitter Monday to explain his side of the ethics investigation.

CBS 2–08/02/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel, D-NY, attends a memorial service for the late Pennsylvania Rep. John Murtha in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on March 3, 2010. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Rangel Retweet: Don't Rush To Judgment

Embattled congressman Charlie Rangel took his message to Twitter Monday to explain his side of the ethics investigation.

CBS 2–08/02/2010