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Adriano Espaillat

Retiring congressman: Trump presidency like 'a bad dream'

U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel thought he would be wrapping up his 46-year career in Congress on a note of triumph, leaving office at the same time as a history-making fellow Democrat, President Barack Obama, with the country in the hands of longtime friend Hillary Clinton.

Instead, the gravelly-voiced New Yorker said he is exiting to "a nightmare," the ascendancy of Donald Trump.

"I keep waking up thinking that it's a dream, bad dream," he told The Associated Press in an interview in the days before his retirement.

But Rangel is also perversely hopeful that a Trump presidency will be so jarring, it will unite Democrats and Republicans in Congress at...