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Rangel's Base Is Still Rock Solid

Dominic Carter | Posted 08.25.2014 | Politics
Dominic Carter

State Senator Adriano Espaillat has learned a hard lesson. He may have come razor close twice before, but it has to be a bitter pill of why it's so tough to beat an incumbent.

Rangel and the Ghosts of Censure

Charles D. Ellison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles D. Ellison

Rangel is among an uncomfortably long list of Black lawmakers being probed by the House Ethics Committee, and many wonder out loud about the motivations.

PRIMARIES! Your Guide To Today's NY Elections

Simon McCormack | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

With primaries just one day away, it's not too late to brush up on the biggest and most contentious races in New York. See the photos below for more ...

Your All-Purpose Guide to New York's Primary Election

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Next Tuesday, we vote. Here's a look at the contenders and pretenders in both parties.

Rangel Opponent Took Cash From Strip Club Owner | By Barbara Ross and Kathleen Lucadamo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The leading contender to dethrone Rep. Charles Rangel took thousands in campaign cash from an ex-con Wall Streeter who owns a notorious Bronx strip cl...

Today's Front Pages: September 2

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

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Rangel's Reckless Behavior Making Things Worse

Jamal Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jamal Simmons

Gambling on vulnerable Democrats to acquit him after promising to "drain the swamp" on an unethical Congress during a treacherous electoral season does not seem like a good bet.

Adam Clayton Powell, Harlem Assemblyman, Convicted Of DWI, Fined | By Melissa Grace | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Harlem Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV was convicted Thursday of a violation, driving while impaired, but acquitted of a misdemeanor. The pol was ...

Charlie Rangel Suffers From Congressional Sclerosis: Richard Cohen

Washington Post | Richard Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Once upon a time, before I began an interview with Rep. Charles Rangel, I was warned by an aide not to bring up the 1970 race in which the upstart Ran...

Senator Roland W. Burris of Illinois?

Tom Baer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Baer

It is now proposed by the Senate's leaders that Mr. Burris' appointment be referred to a Senate committee to investigate the circumstances of his appointment.