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Rep. Charles B. Rangel, D-N.Y.

Member of the House (23rd term)



District: New York - 13th District
Political Highlights: assistant U.S. attorney, 1961-62; N.Y. Assembly, 1967-71; sought Democratic nomination for N.Y. City Council president, 1969; U.S. House of Representatives, 1971-2017
Born: June 11, 1930; Manhattan, N.Y.
Residence: Manhattan
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Alma Rangel; two children
Education: New York U., B.S. 1957; St. John's U., LL.B. 1960
Elected: 1970
Committee Assignments: Ways & Means (Oversight; Trade - Ranking Member); Joint Taxation
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 2nd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 28,522 followers
State Clout: New York is 5th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

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