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Rep. Charles B. Rangel ethics trial

Rep. Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.) acknowledges that he has made mistakes but insists that he is not corrupt. The House voted Thursday to censure the congressman.

 
 

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Rep. Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.), 80, the former chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, speaks during a news conference at the Capitol. The House ethics committee voted to censure the longtime congressman for a string of rules infractions.


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