- Name: Charles Rangel
- Born: 06/11/1930 (90 years old)
Charles Bernard Rangel (//; born June 11, 1930) is an American politician who was a U.S. Representative for districts in New York from 1971 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he was the second-longest serving incumbent member of the House of Representatives at the time of his retirement, serving continuously since 1971. As its most senior member, he was also the Dean of New York’s congressional delegation. Rangel was the first African-American Chair of the influential House Ways and Means Committee. He is also a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus.
Birth Name: Charles Bernard Rangel
Alias: Charles Bernard Rangel
Birth Place: New York City, New York, U.S.
Charles Rangel quotes :
The Klan had used fear, intimidation and murder to brutally oppress over African-Americans who sought justice and equality and it sought to respond to the young workers of the civil rights movement in Mississippi in the same way.Charles Rangel
No American should live in fear of going to work or sending their kids to school. Let's end the fear. Let's enforce existing gun laws.Charles B. Rangel