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.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released this statement to honor the 49th anniversary of the creation of Medicare and Medicaid which was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 30, 1965.
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Charles B. Rangel joined President Barack Obama at the Young African Leaders Town Hall on Monday, July 28, 2014, which was held as part of the Presidential Summit for Mandela Washington Fellows.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced completion of the $415 million project to rehabilitate the Alexander Hamilton Bridge, which carries eight lanes of Interstate 95 traffic over the Harlem River between the Boroughs of Manhattan and the Bronx, linking the George Washington Bridge and the Cross Bronx Expressway. The bridge originally opened to traffic in January 1963.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement on rulings made by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit with regard to the Affordable Care Act's premium tax credits.
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.