Ethics Probe

Governor David Paterson

Gov. Paterson: Firings Should Have Followed Kennedy Leak

Paterson said some campaign staffers spread unfounded rumors about Caroline Kennedy after she dropped out of contention to be appointed U.S. senator.

12/14/2010

Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack (center) and Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) (right) listen while Congressional Black Caucus Chair Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) (left) speaks to the press after a meeting on Capitol Hill July 21, 2010, in Washington, DC.

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.

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

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-Harlem)

Charlie Rangel's War: Deal Axed At 11th Hour

Deal, 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.

CBS 2–07/30/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel (D-Harlem)

Charlie Rangel’s War: Deal Axed At 11th Hour

Deal, 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.

CBS 2–07/30/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel (D-Harlem)

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.

CBS 2–07/29/2010

Congressman Charles Rangel

Sources: Rangel Close To Deal

Congressman Charles Rangel is racing against the clock, trying to strike a deal by Thursday to avoid a potentially embarrassing trial on ethics violations.

CBS 2–07/28/2010

Charlie Rangel

Sources: Rangel Close To Settling Ethics Probe

NEW 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.

CBS 2–07/28/2010