Washington, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement after the House Foreign Affairs Committee held a Subcommittee Hearing on U.S.-Dominican Republic Relations: Bolstering Economic Growth and Energy Independence, on July 23, 2014.
Washington, D.C.- Congressman Charles B. Rangel co-introduced the Democracy for All Amendment with U.S. Reps. Ted (FL-21), Donna Edwards (MD-4), and Jim McGovern (MA-2).
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Charles B. Rangel joined Reps. Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY) and Diana DeGette (D-CO), co-Chairs of the House Pro-Choice Caucus, and Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), a veteran member of the House Judiciary Committee and one of the leaders in the fight for the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) of 1993, as one of the 130 original co-sponsors to introduce legislation in response to the Supreme Court’s decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood v. Burwell.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 288,000 jobs in June, with the unemployment rate falling to 6.1%. This marks the 52nd consecutive month of private sector job growth.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement in observation of Independence Day on June 4, 2014.
New York, NY – Today, Congressman Charles B. Rangel marked the 50th anniversary of the landmark Civil Rights Act. President Lyndon Johnson signed this historic law, the most sweeping civil rights legislation since Reconstruction, on July 2, 1964.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement on the Supreme Court's decision to uphold a state-ban on the use of gay conversion therapy in California.
Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) expressed his support for the State of Israel and the Jewish people in Israel, America, and around the world, in light of a recent finding regarding the abduction of three Israeli teens.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement on the Supreme Court's decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby on Monday, June 30, 2014.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement to mark Ramadan, which began on June 28 and lasts through July 28, 2014.