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Rangel Sues To Overturn Censure By U.S. House

U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) has filed a lawsuit to overturn his censure.


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House Ethics Committee Probes Staten Island U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm

U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) of Staten Island was under fire from the House Ethics Committee Monday night.


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Rep. Grimm Under Investigation By House Ethics Committee For Campaign Finance Violations

According to the committee, the Staten Island Republican may have violated campaign finance laws by soliciting and accepting prohibited contributions. That may have led to false information being included in campaign finance reports, the committee said.


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Charles Rangel Files Papers For 2012 Re-Election

Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel, 80, plans to run despite his November conviction on several House ethics charges.


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Rangel Establishes Legal Defense Fund

Rep. Charles Rangel has established a defense fund that will allow supporters to contribute up to $5,000 a year to help pay his legal bills.


Charlie Rangel at Censure Hearing  (Chip Somodevilla/Getty)

Censured Rep. Rangel Says He Still Loves Congress

Censured U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel returned to his home turf in the city’s Harlem neighborhood on Saturday, saying he still loves Congress.


Charles Rangel Speaks at Censure Hearing Dec. 2 (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

House Votes To Censure Rep. Charlie Rangel

The House voted to censure Charlie Rangel for ethical violations. Censure is the second most serious punishment Congress can hand out — one step short of expulsion.


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Rangel Asks Supporters To Call Capitol Switchboard

In an extraordinary plea, Rep. Charles Rangel of New York asked supporters Wednesday to call the Capitol switchboard and urge their representatives to oppose a resolution to censure him.


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Rangel Wants Censure Penalty Lightened

The House ethics committee voted 9-1 on Nov. 18 to recommend a censure of the 80-year-old Democrat from Harlem.


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.


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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.


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Ethics Panel Wants Rangel Reprimand

It seemed like Congress threw the book at Rep. Charlie Rangel on Thursday. It turns out, it only seemed that way.

CBS 2–07/30/2010


Charles Rangel Ready to Clear His Name

Rep. Charles Rangel says he is looking forward to a House Ethics Committee meeting next week.

1010 WINS–07/23/2010