Rangel, Espaillat Raise Near-Equal Sums In Race For Money

rangel1Harlem Rep. Charles Rangel and his chief rival, state Sen. Adriano Espaillat, are running neck-and-neck in the race for campaign contributions. Continue Reading →

Rangel and Challengers Meet in First Debate To Lead Harlem

rangel-master675The NYTImes article reports that the grizzled incumbent trumpeted his experience, pounding on the table for emphasis while insisting, to laughter, that he wouldn’t cling to his seat “till I drop dead.” Continue Reading →

State Bails Rep. Charles Rangel Out On Unpaid Rent

charles rangelNew York City’s longest-serving congressman won’t pay his rent.

State taxpayers were stiffed out of at least $87,000 when Rep. Charles Rangel stopped paying for the district office he rents in Harlem’s Adam Clayton Powell Jr. State Office Building, records ­obtained by The Post show. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charles Rangel Recieves Endorsement From Teamsters Union

AP CHARLES RANGEL A USA NYCongressman Charlie Rangel, who is facing a tough re-election battle in a rematch against State Senator Adriano Espaillat, has notched another endorsement, this time from the teamsters union. Continue Reading →

Sen. Espaillat Rips Sell By GHCC

letter28u-2-webGreater Harlem Housing Development Corporation owns this slice on West 135th Street in central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Jesus Take The Wheel: Rangel To Lewis, “You Call That Dancing?” (videos)

AP CHARLES RANGEL A USA NYSoon-to-be-84-year-old Rep. Charlie Rangel, D-N.Y., took to Twitter Friday, March 21, 2014 to one-up Thursday’s viral dance video by Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., a man 10 years his junior.

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Harlem’s Fred Samuel Democratic Club Endorses Rangel

charles rangelLast night the Frederick E. Samuel Community Democratic Club endorsed the Congressman Charles Rangel for reelection to the United States Congress. Continue Reading →