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Rangel surrendered his
dignity a long time ago

New York Post, by Bob McManus

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Posted By:MissMolly, 6/21/2014 5:12:36 PM

Is the sun about to set on Charlie Rangel? Well, the voters get the last word — and a respectable poll shows the 84-year-old, 22-term institution with a healthy and apparently widening lead going into New York’s 13th congressional district primary election on Tuesday. So, it would seem not. What a pity. Because if there was ever a fellow who embodies the dysfunctionalities of Washington, Congress and contemporary elective politics, he is Rep. Charles Bernard Rangel of Harlem — the only chairman of the tax-writing House Ways & Means Committee ever to be pressured from that post for failure to pay his own

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: donttreadonme, 6/21/2014 6:01:08 PM     (No. 9894999)

Dignity is something the democrats surrender when they join the democrat party. Its a requirement.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: controlfreak, 6/21/2014 7:11:24 PM     (No. 9895036)

I don´t thank Rangel had any dignity to surrender.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 6/21/2014 9:15:57 PM     (No. 9895102)

there is no shortage of dolts like Rangel, and it´s just their nature to be so.
The problem, the real problem, is that we have thousands, nay millions of blithering idiots, who would vote for such worthless creep, rather than loosing the dogs on him.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: leonardo, 6/22/2014 12:37:09 AM     (No. 9895200)

Rangel is black and was enthroned by blacks (no racism here ... so move along). So he gets a pass, just as those who elected Obama give HIM a pass, even as he undermines the constitution and bypasses congress. Because is there´s one thing that trumps the country´s welfare for these voters, it is skin color and the glimmer of some sort of reparations ("income inequality").

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