Havana, Cuba- Charles B. Rangel released the following statement from Cuba, after the Cuban Government released American Alan Gross after five years in prison.
New York, NY - Charles B. Rangel released the following statement after the deadly attack occurred at the Army Public School and Degree College in Peshawar, Pakistan on December 16, 2014.
Washington, DC - Earlier this week, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced $3.2 million in federal College Access Challenge Grant Program funding has been awarded to 20 organizations across the State to help increase college enrollment and directly serve low-income students. This funding comes from a $6.2 million grant awarded to the State in 2013 by the U.S. Department of Education and will be administered by the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation. A $6.5 million grant was also awarded in 2014 and will be used to support college access services and activities for the 2015-16 school year.
Washington, D.C. - Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement today after voting against H.R. 83 Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, which is a short-term funding bill to keep the government open beyond Dec. 11, when it is scheduled to expire.