Rangel added that American should not tolerate threats to shut down the government.
"Ethics are not a political issue. Either you have them or you don't," he said.
Rangel said the U.S. needs to "recognize we do have racism in this great country."
The pact has been the centerpiece of U.S. trade relations with sub-Saharan Africa since 2000.
Rep. Charles Rangel is pushing to garner votes ahead of Tuesday's primary.
“What the heck has he done, besides saying he’s a Dominican?” Rangel said of opponent.
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) takes 41 percent to state Sen. Adriano Espaillat's 31 percent.
Clinton is expected to "go big" to help Rangel win his 23rd term.
Adriano Espaillat lost to Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.). by just over 1,000 votes in 2012.
Kenneth Bae was arrested in November 2012.
"It’s like shooting crap. Either you win or you lose," the New York Democrat said.
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) will announce his run for reelection this week, according to the New...
Obama has met with Democrats to win support.
Political figures battle over who deserves blame for the killings of two policemen.
In terms of trade, if our government were a business, we would soon be out of business.
The White House typically supports Democratic candidates, a spokesman said.
Last month, Rangel said he had “no idea” if the NYC mayor would support his campaign for reelection.
Rangel is facing a primary challenge from New York state Sen. Adriano Espaillat.
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) took some time away from the House floor to show off his moves on the...
The New York Post reports Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. plans to endorse his primary...
An 83-year-old congressman shows off his Harlem Shake moves in a video on Twitter.
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) is already facing multiple primary challengers, but one doesn’t...
Rep. Charles Rangel (D-N.Y.) confirmed rumors he’s running for reelection in a Thursday op-ed for...
Politically influential Cuban-Americans in Florida are more responsible for the embargo against...