Washington, DC - Congressman Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement commemorating the celebration of the Rosh Hashanah holiday.
Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement on the announcement that Attorney General Eric Holder will be resigning from the Department of Justice until a successor is nominated and confirmed.
New York, N.Y. - Congressman Charles Rangel released the following statement after the Department of Treasury issued new rules designed to prevent corporate inversions and discourage companies from evading their U.S. tax obligations.
New York, N.Y. - Congressman Charles B. Rangel released the following statement today after President Barack Obama announced the launch of the "It's On Us" campaign and the prevention of sexual assault on college campuses.
Everyone in America needs a real stake in any decision to go to war.
In a letter to the chairman of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, dated September 17, 2014, Congressman Charles B. Rangel, advocated that New York City follow the lead of other metropolitan municipalities such as Atlanta, New Orleans and Washington, D.C., by increasing the goals for disadvantaged and minority business enterprises (DBE and MBE) on the La Guardia Central Terminal Project.
"Four decades after the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, many Americans are once again in danger of being disenfranchised. The Supreme Court decision undermines the voting rights of minorities, immigrants, senior citizens, students, and the disabled."
Since 1968, America has annually celebrated the National Hispanic Heritage Month to recognize the contributions of those whose ancestors came from South and Central America, Mexico, Spain, and the Caribbean.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement after President Obama unveiled his plan to provide assistance to the fight against Ebola in West Africa.
Washington, DC - Congressman Charles B. Rangel issued the following statement after Senate Republicans blocked passage of a constitutional amendment to overturn the misguided Citizens United decision by a vote of 54-42: