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It's about TIME, wouldn't you say?!?!

House committee charges Rangel with multiple ethical violations

Embattled Rep. Charles Rangel, the former chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee, committed an undisclosed ethics violation, a House investigatory subcommittee determined Thursday…
The formation of subcommittee, which will consist of four Democrats and four Republicans, is rare. The last time one was convened was in 2002 to handle the case of former Rep. James Traficant, D-Ohio, who was under investigation in connection with bribery, racketeering and tax evasion convictions…

 
grlygrlz2

Asked by grlygrlz2 at 5:02 PM on Jul. 22, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Notice how quiet this post has been? Wonder how come no one has screamed his innocence from the treetops. LOL
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 10:59 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • Yes.
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 5:04 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • This is not slinging mud, it's fact and every one knows about it. LOL So they are going to bring up 2 guys? Scary.... As for DeLay he was never indicted and they haven't been able to make their "mud" Stick so far on him. It won't matter we are so used to Libieral mud it will be useless to them.
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 9:38 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • Rangel, D-N.Y., has been under a lengthy probe by the House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct for a series of ethics allegations that includes failing to report hundreds of thousands of dollars in income and assets, improper use of several rent-controlled apartments in his Harlem district, fundraising efforts for a college center that bears his name, and failing to pay taxes on property he owns in the Dominican Republic

    grlygrlz2

    Comment by grlygrlz2 (original poster) at 5:03 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • I agree.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 5:08 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • LOL I just posted on this but I'm not going to lose 5 pts deleting it

    I think there is a reason they took so long. Now they will try turn it around to make themselves look good.
    itsmesteph11

    Answer by itsmesteph11 at 5:55 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • Yes but evolution takes time. To much for some things
    hot-mama86

    Answer by hot-mama86 at 6:17 PM on Jul. 22, 2010

  • Gertie is funny.
    grlygrlz2

    Comment by grlygrlz2 (original poster) at 3:05 AM on Jul. 23, 2010

  • http://politics.usnews.com/news/blogs/washington-whispers/2010/03/10/democrats-release-gop-hypocrite-list.html

    Repubs sling mud. Democrats strike back. WHy not? :-)
    gertie41

    Answer by gertie41 at 6:28 PM on Jul. 22, 2010