censure

  • December 2, 2010  

    The House of Representatives took the rare step Thursday of censuring one of its own members, ending a two-year ordeal for long-serving Rep. Charles Rangel. Judy Woodruff has more on the ethics violation rebuke for the 20-term New York Democrat. Continue reading

  • November 18, 2010  

    In other news Thursday, the House ethics committee recommended that Rep. Charles Rangel, D-N.Y., be censured — the harshest punishment the House can give short of expelling a member — and pay any unpaid taxes for financial and fundraising misconduct. The House will likely consider a censure motion after Thanksgiving. Continue reading