Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Sorry Charlie

New York Congressman Charlie Rangel decided to temporarily step down from chairmanship of the powerful House Ways and Means committee amid findings by the House ethics committee that he had accepted corporate-sponsored trips to the Caribbean. The back story is that Rangel's move was prompted by the withdrawal of support by his House Democratic colleagues and that relinquishment of the chairmanship is, in all likelihood, permanent.

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