Ethics Trial

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.


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.


Rep. Charles Rangel (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Report: Lawyers Leave Rangel Ahead Of Ethics Trial

Rangel faces 13 ethics violations and could be expelled.