| Mar 22, 2010
| 10:27 AM
|| Rep. Gary Ackerman [D, NY-5] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Michael Arcuri [D, NY-24] || Nay ||
|| Rep. Timothy Bishop [D, NY-1] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Yvette Clarke [D, NY-11] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Joseph Crowley [D, NY-7] || Aye ||
|| Rep. Eliot...
| Sep 26, 2009
| 5:12 PM
Will Congress extend the wildly popular $8,000 home buyer tax credit beyond its Dec. 1 expiration date?
That's a question generating huge pressure on Capitol Hill from would-be buyers who haven't found the right house as well as from realty agents,...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 2:24 PM
Following a lengthy investigation, Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y., has been accused formally of ethics violations and will face a public trial on the charges beginning next week.
Rangel becomes the first lawmaker to face a formal trial on ethics charges...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Aretha Franklin says she's recovering from a fall and will miss two free concerts in Brooklyn and an 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel.
Franklin's office says the Queen of Soul broke ribs and has abdominal pain from Sunday's fall. Franklin...
| Aug 11, 2010
| 7:51 PM
The top Democrats in New York State turned out tonight for embattled, U.S. Congressman, Charles Rangel, showing up at his annual "birthday" fundraiser, held at the Plaza Hotel on Fifth Avenue.
U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and KIrsten Gillibrand, along...
| Apr 10, 2010
| 4:06 PM
New York Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV plans to announce his candidacy Monday for the congressional seat held by Rep. Charles Rangel in upper Manhattan.
Powell, 47, whose father held the seat until Rangel beat him in a primary almost 40 years ago,...
| Apr 12, 2010
| 1:10 PM
Assemblyman Adam Clayton Powell IV announced Monday he will throw his hat into the ring to challenge Rep. Charles Rangel in this Fall's upcoming Democratic primary.
The son of legendary congressman, Adam Clayton Powell Jr., told supporters it was time...
| Apr 15, 2010
| 1:49 PM
For the first time in his 40 year political career, Representative Charles Rangel appears to be more vulnerable than ever as he faces a re-election campaign. Tainted by scandal and ethics probes that have prompted him to temporarily step aside as Chairman...
| Mar 2, 2004
He prayed where Martin Luther King Jr. once preached in Atlanta. He swayed to the strains of a gospel choir in Milwaukee. He high-fived political leaders in Harlem. And he rallied supporters here the other night at the California African American Museum....