More Charlie Rangel Articles

  • Rangel thanks voters on Harlem victory tour

    NEW YORK (AP) — Congressman Charles Rangel is on a daylong victory tour through his New York district after a hard-fought primary campaign. The 84-year-old incumbent rode around upper Manhattan in a car on Saturday thanking voters for his narrow win in the Democratic primary. Rangel defeated...

  • Sharpton cancels rally with Rep. Rangel, runner up

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rev. Al Sharpton abruptly canceled a Saturday rally where Rep. Charles Rangel and his chief rival were to pledge unity after a bitter primary campaign. Sharpton said he called the event off over worries his message would be undercut by a rapid succession of developments since...

  • Rangel NY congressional primary too close to call

    NEW YORK (AP) — The bitterly fought Democratic primary race between U.S. Rep. Charles Rangel and his challenger state Sen. Adriano Espaillat was too close to call early Wednesday despite a late-night declaration of victory by the 22-term congressman. With 99 percent of the vote counted in...

  • Primary Watch: Judgment day in Mississippi; the end of Charlie Rangel?

    Voters in New York, Maryland, Oklahoma, Colorado and Utah will nominate yet another batch of candidates for the Nov. 4 elections on Tuesday. A special election will also be held in Florida, and there are primary runoffs in South Carolina and Mississippi.

  • What to look for in tonight's primaries

    During the last major day of primaries until August, a few of the most prominent themes of the 2014 midterm election cycle will be on display.

  • Rangel's contest heads up NY congressional races

    NEW YORK (AP) — He won his first election for Congress in 1970 by taking on an iconic Harlem politician and eking out a close victory. Now U.S. Rep. Charlie Rangel is the Harlem icon, and he's hoping his opponents don't do the same thing to him. Rangel, 84, is running for his 23rd term in the...

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo endorses Rep. Charlie Rangel in NY primary

    NEW YORK (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is throwing his support to Rep. Charles Rangel in the Democratic primary for New York's 13th Congressional District. Cuomo's endorsement came on Sunday, just before the primary election on Tuesday. Rangel is running for his 23rd term. His opponents...



From the Weekly Standard