Rangel Charged With 13 Ethics Violations

Rangel charged with 13 ethics violations

A settlement appears unlikely at this point, and a trial could come as early as September, creating a headache for Democrats before the midterm election. A House panel on Thursday accused New York Rep. Charles B. Rangel of 13 ethics violations, placing his storied 40-year political career in jeopardy and guaranteeing Democrats an election-year headache.

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