New York, NY - Today Congressman Charles B. Rangel marked the 79th anniversary of the Social Security program being signed into law by President Franklin Roosevelt on August 14, 1935.
NEW YORK – In the wake of the tragic killing of Eric Garner, an unarmed man who died while subjected to an unauthorized chokehold by police officer Daniel Pantaleo, United States Representatives Hakeem Jeffries, Gregory Meeks and Yvette D. Clarke stood in front of One Police Plaza and called upon the Department of Justice (DOJ) to intervene in the case.
NEW YORK, NY - The Friends of Harlem Hospital honored Congressman Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) with the Memorial Award on Monday, August 11, 2014, at The Annual Golf and Tennis Outing fundraiser in White Plains, NY, for his commitment and support of the Harlem Hospital throughout his career as a lawyer, New York State Assemblyman and United States Congressman.
NEW YORK, NY - Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement on the events in Ferguson, MO.
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Charles B. Rangel (NY-13) received a standing ovation following his remarks welcoming hundreds of African business leaders attending a special event for the Africa Leadership Summit at the United States Capitol, on Wednesday, August 6, 2014.
Rangel and Crowley Cheer Final Decision in Protecting Calvary Hospital from Harmful Medicare Payment Model
(Bronx, N.Y.) – Today, Reps. Charles Rangel (NY- 13) and Joe Crowley (NY-14) announced the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) agreed to correct the payment method for Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, ensuring the hospital will be fairly reimbursed for the services it provides.
Washington D.C. - Congressman Charles B. Rangel was honored at the Congressional Black Associates (CBA) annual “Tribute to our Trailblazers” award ceremony on Wednesday, July 30, 2014.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement after the Department of Labor announced that the economy added 209,000 jobs in July.
The House GOP Leadership continues to try to convince the American people that their Special Interest, No Jobs Agenda is something other than a series of giveaways to special interests and the wealthiest few. They've got a lot of selling to do…
Congressman Charles B. Rangel applauded Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's announcement of the completion of rehabilitation and modernization of Philip’s Senior House, a fourteen-story Mitchell Lama building with 200 units in Central Harlem, which will remain affordable for low- and moderate-income seniors for forty years.