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  • Republican rap on Rangel: Drill, maybe, drill?

     
    New York Congressional dean Charles Rangel (D-Manhattan) has earned criticism about his dealings, possibly clouding his future as House Ways and Means chairman. But how???s this for a twist: Republican lawmakers, of all people, are crying foul over...
  • Pelosi: Ethics? What ethics? I'm the speaker

     
    Out to prove that Congressional Democrats in the Age of Obama will display the same ethical decreptitude that stalwarts like Tom DeLay brought to the table, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has apparently decided she doesn't need to hear from......
  • Rangel: History on his side?

     
    In a smart piece, the NYObserver points out some of the history that is helping Charles Rangel hold on to his House Ways and Means chairmanship, despite various ethical issues: Nancy Pelosi, the piece notes, came to loggerheads with......
  • Senate: The latest from Dave

     
    Caroline Kennedy lunched with Al Sharpton today in Harlem and shared more platitudes with the media. Here's her political philosophy: ???I feel like I???m a Kennedy Democrat, a Clinton Democrat. Chuck Schumer, Barack Obama ??? I mean, these are all......
  • Rangel, Geithner: The Steve Martin defense?

     
    Charles Rangel and Tim Geithner are jointly trying to prove that paying your taxes is not a prerequisite to telling everyone else that they have to pay their taxes or they'll go to jail. Geithner is particularly bold, arguing......
  • New York, historically behind the curve

     
    For all its pretense to life on the cutting edge, New York finds itself playing catch-up when it comes to certain political trends. The rise of Barack Obama is the latest example. One day before last February???s presidential primary,......
  • House passes econ-stimulus: Party line

     
    by Mark Silva In swift congressional action on a massive but disputed economic stimulus plan that the White House promises will deliver millions of jobs, the House approved the measure this evening by a 244 to 188 vote split along......
  • Rangel: Let's have a vote on Charlie!

     
    In the wake of Tom Daschle's withdrawal because of tax problems, Republicans in the House are pushing for a vote on whether Rep. Charles Rangel should step down from the chairmanship of the Ways and Means Committee while the......
  • Ten for Thursday: Stimulus vote today?

     
    The Senate added a $15,000 tax credit for homebuyers to the stimulus package even as legislators tried to trim its overall size and prepare for a vote as early as today. Obama moved into a more partisan mode as......
  • LI Reps: We love Charlie!!!

     
    Charles Rangel, who didn't pay his taxes, sponsored a tax break for a big donor to a foundation he was fronting, claimed benefits for primary residency in two different cities, controlled a rent-controlled residential apartment as an office, and......
  • Toxic political money: Pols' sudden spirit of giving back

     
    Just as toxic assets sparked a global banking crisis, recent financial scandals are prompting political campaigns to shed potentially toxic contributions. Fraud charges swirling around Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford last week drew attention to his...
  • Accused fraudster contributed to local GOP senators

     
    Stephen Walsh of Sands Point, former New York Islanders owner and executive accused in a big investment fraud (at left in photo), gave thousands over recent years to Nassau GOP Senate candidates Dean Skelos, Kemp Hannon, Michael Balboni, Barbara......