Category: House Ethics

Charlie Rangel’s Sleaze Runneth Over

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Charlie Rangel gets a slap on the wrist via a House Censure for cheating the government and his city of New York, and claims he in no way personally profited from his actions. Let’s work the House Ethics Committee before…

Eleanor Holmes Norton Voicemail: Norton Asks Lobbyist for Contribution

D.C. Delegate to Congress, and privileged to use the moniker “Congresswoman” Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) called a lobbyist and left a voicemail directly and very clearly asking for a contribution sent directly to her. In the audio below, she leaves…

Charlie Rangels War: Rangel Negotiating or On Trial?

Apparently Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY) is trying to negotiate a way out of the thirteen ethics violations he is charged with, even as the trial is underway. Reports are varied. Some say he struck a deal, others say they don’t…