State Sen. Espaillat Declares Victory In 9-Way Dem Primary Race For Rangel's Congressional SeatState Sen. Adriano Espaillat declared victory in a nine-way Democratic primary race in retiring Rep. Charles Rangel's New York City district.
Black History Month: Rep. Rangel Says He 'Truly Underestimated' Some People's Hatred For ObamaHarlem Representative Charles Rangel has seen it all during his 46 years in Congress.
Netanyahu Iran Speech In March Has Some New York Congressmen Seeing RedThere has been heated disagreement among some New York congressmen over whether to boycott Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's controversial address in Washington next month.
AP: Rep. Charles Rangel Holds Off Challenge To Win Congressional PrimaryWith 100 percent of the vote counted in unofficial results, Rangel led Espaillat 47.4 percent to 43.6 percent, a difference of fewer than 2,000 votes.
Obama Won't Endorse In Rangel-Espaillat RacePresident Barack Obama won't be making an endorsement in the Democratic primary for New York's 13th Congressional District.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo Endorses Rep. Charles Rangel In Congressional PrimaryGov. Andrew Cuomo is officially in Rep. Charles Rangel's corner in the longtime Harlem congressman's bid for a 23rd term.
Rangel Slams Espaillat As Having 'No Record;' Espaillat Says Time For Rangel 'To Go'U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) once again traded barbs with Democratic primary opponent Adriano Espaillat on Friday – with Rangel saying Espaillat has “no record,” and Espaillat telling Rangel he needs to step aside.
Espaillat Again Criticizes Rangel For Bringing Up Ethnicity In DebateU.S. Rep. Charles Rangel and opponent Adriano Espaillat met for a debate again Wednesday evening, five days after Rangel met with criticism for bringing up Espaillat’s ethnicity.
De Blasio: No Place In Congressional Race For Rangel's 'Dominican' CommentMayor Bill de Blasio chimed in Monday about a controversial remark made by Rep. Charles Rangel during a congressional debate, telling the candidates to stick to the issues.
Pelosi Becomes Latest To Back Rep. Charles Rangel For ReelectionHouse Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) endorsed Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) on Monday, joining a long line of party leaders backing the 22-term congressman.
Charles Rangel, Challengers Square Off In First Congressional DebateTwo candidates looking to replace Rep. Charles Rangel in Congress wasted no time in using his long career and an ethics scandal against him in the first Democratic primary debate for the 13th Congressional District.
NY Sen. Adriano Espaillat Launches Congressional Campaign In 13th DistrictThe announcement was made at the Palace Theater as the crowd cheered "going with you" in Spanish.
Rep. Rangel Arrested At Immigration Reform Protest In WashingtonU.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) was one of eight federal lawmakers arrested during an immigration protest in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday.
Group From Newtown Urges Hedge Fund To Stop Funding Assault Rifle ManufacturerAfter the Dec. 14 massacre at Newtown, Cerberus Capital Management said it would sell Freedom Group, the company that makes the Bushmaster .223 rifle used in the rampage.
Mayoral Candidate Thompson Among Leaders For African-American Day ParadeThe Rev. Al Sharpton, mayoral candidate Bill Thompson, former Mayor David Dinkins and U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) were among the grand marshals Sunday for the African-American Day Parade in Harlem.