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Charlie Rangel's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

Full Name: Charles 'Charlie' B. Rangel
Office: U.S. House (NY) - District 13, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1970
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 13
Primary June 24, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Alma; 2 Children: Steven, Alicia
Birth Date: 06/11/1930
Birth Place: Harlem, NY
Home City: Harlem, NY
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Aug. 14, 2014 Rangel Statement on Ferguson
July 2, 2014 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: The Civil Rights Act
June 17, 2014 Rangel Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act
June 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Enact More Humane Immigration Deportation and Detention Policy
June 3, 2014 Rangel Statement on LGBT Pride Month
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 28, 2014 Rangel Honors the Life of Dr. Maya Angelou, Harlemite & "Phenomenal Woman"
May 19, 2014 Rangel Observes 60th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education
May 19, 2014 60 Years After Brown V. Board of Education
April 29, 2014 Rangel Lauds NBA Stance On Donald Sterling
April 28, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus: Wealth Creation and the Opportunity Gap
April 4, 2014 Huffington Post - Dr. King and the Gang of Four
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Highlight Human Rights in Saudi Arabia
Oct. 22, 2013 Recognizing the Eighteenth Anniversary of the Million Man March
Oct. 16, 2013 Rangel Honors the Spirit of Million Man March
Aug. 28, 2013 Rangel Statement on the 50th Anniversary of March on Washington
Aug. 24, 2013 New York Daily News - Activists Look Back on August 28, 1963, the Day They Joined Martin Luther King Jr. to March on Washington, D.C
Aug. 8, 2013 Rangel Statement on Anniversary of Voting Rights Act
July 22, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus
July 18, 2013 Rangel Statement on Nelson Mandela International Day
July 16, 2013 Rangel and Members of NYC Congressional Delegation Seek Thorough DOJ Investigation & Potential Prosecution of George Zimmerman for Civil Rights Violations
July 3, 2013 Huffington Post - The Struggle Continues for Civil Rights
June 27, 2013 Restore the Voting Rights Act
June 26, 2013 Rangel Condemns Court's Decision on Voting Rights Act
June 26, 2013 Voting Rights Act
April 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Prioritize Human Rights in Mexico
April 18, 2013 Letter to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry - U.S.-Colombia Policy
Feb. 27, 2013 Rangel Joins Colleagues at Supreme Court to Call for Protection of Voting Rights Act
Oct. 16, 2012 Rangel Recognized By Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
Sept. 21, 2012 Rangel Recognizes the Importance of the Emancipation Proclamation
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Aug. 1, 2012 Rangel Joins Reps. Maloney and Honda in Introducing Bill to Create Bipartisan Commission on How U.S. Government Serves Americans Living Overseas
July 10, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 130 House Members File Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
July 10, 2012 Rangel Statement on Primary Victory
July 2, 2012 Rangel Honors The 48th Anniversary Of The Civil Rights Act
June 18, 2012 Rangel Condemns Unjust Stop And Frisk Practice
June 17, 2012 The Wall Street Journal - Silent Treatment for NYPD
June 8, 2012 Rangel Joins Rep. Clarke and NYC Elected Officials in Calling for DOJ Investigation of Unjust Stop-And-Frisks
May 17, 2012 Rangel Joins Lewis, Conyers, Clyburn and Hoyer In Introducing Voter Empowerment Act
April 17, 2012 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of U.S. Department of Justice
April 4, 2012 Rangel Remembers 44th Anniversary Of MLK Assassination
Dec. 9, 2011 BET - Stand Up for Our Voting Rights
Nov. 16, 2011 Taking Care of Vulnerable Americans
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Secretaries of State
Nov. 2, 2011 Pelosi, 132 House Members File Amicus Brief in Landmark Court Challenge to DOMA
Sept. 27, 2011 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary, Homeland Security and Eric H. Holder, Jr., Attorney General
July 1, 2011 Politic365 - Marching Towards Equality: Remembering the Civil Rights Act of 1964
April 6, 2011 The Washinton Post - In its 40 years, Congressional Black Caucus Has Seen Mission, Challenges Evolve
March 30, 2011 Rangel Lauds CBC's 40 Years Of Accomplishments
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