Azi Paybarah

author of The Empire blog

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NY Rep. Charles Rangel Defends Himself Against Ethics Charges

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

New York Congressman Charles Rangel delivered a twenty-minute speech on the floor of Congress Monday afternoon, defending himself against thirteen charges of violating ethics rules. He told colleagues he won't resign just to make them feel better.


NY Rep. Rangel, Facing Trial, Also Faces Unprecedented Opposition

Friday, July 23, 2010

A two-year investigation into allegations that Rep. Charlie Rangel violated congressional ethics rules by failing to properly account for his finances and assets was forwarded on Thursday to bipartisan panel for review next week.

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Bloomberg Gun Control Push Fails in Albany

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Every time a gun is fired, a shell casing is left behind. Mayor Michael Bloomberg traveled to Albany on Tuesday to push a bill to put traceable codes on each of those shells. He came back empty-handed.