Ethics Probe

Gov. Paterson: Firings Should Have Followed Kennedy LeakPaterson said some campaign staffers spread unfounded rumors about Caroline Kennedy after she dropped out of contention to be appointed U.S. senator.
House Takes Another Hit With Waters Allegation Another political bombshell has hit the House, as New Yorkers are learning about the latest in the Charlie Rangel ethics investigation.
Rangel Retweet: Don't Rush To JudgmentEmbattled congressman Charlie Rangel took his message to Twitter Monday to explain his side of the ethics investigation.
Charlie Rangel's War: Deal Axed At 11th HourDeal, no deal … deal, no deal. The Charles Rangel saga gave Washington whiplash on Thursday. The 20-term congressman is trying to save his name and legacy.
Will Voters Trust Rangel 1 Last Time?Congressman Charlie Rangel has served 20 terms – 40 years, or half his life – and he's still running for re-election in November.
Sources: Rangel Close To DealCongressman Charles Rangel is racing against the clock, trying to strike a deal by Thursday to avoid a potentially embarrassing trial on ethics violations.
Sources: Rangel Close To Settling Ethics ProbeNEW YORK -- The pressure on Harlem congressman Charlie Rangel to settle his ethics probe has been intense, and sources told CBS 2 on Wednesday that the embattled politician is close to striking a deal.