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Rapid rise[ edit ] Rangel second from left, top with fellow founding members of the Congressional Black Caucus in As a freshman representative, Rangel focused on the drug issue, and was a member of the House Select Committee on Crime.
In Februaryhe criticized the Nixon administration for not taking stronger action against Turkey and France, the source and manufacture points for most of the heroin coming into the U.
Before a suspect could be taken into custody, Farrakhan and Rangel arrived at the scene, saying that a riot would likely occur if the suspect and others were not released. Rangel received both national attention and respect for his well-informed questioning style during the hearings.
As Koch related, "He has told some blacks angry with me: I want you to know he's nasty to everybody.
Influential figure[ edit ] Rangel's official portrait in the 99th Congress InRangel shifted to become chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversightwhich gave him power in dealing with the Reagan administration 's cuts in social spending.
By now, Rangel was known as one of the "Gang of Four"who along with his old mentor Percy Suttoncity and state figure Basil Patersonand future mayor David Dinkinswere the most prominent politicians in Harlem. The Washington Post said Rangel was "in a powerful position to shape policy on an issue at the top of the nation's agenda.
Rangel was part of the House—Senate joint conference that worked on the Tax Reform Act ofa simplifying overhaul that constituted the most sweeping reform of the U. When the conference threatened to break down, he stressed that it was vital to reach an agreement.
I came to Washington as an experienced politician. During the Clinton administrationRangel did battle with executive branch officials over budget items almost as much as he had during Republican administrations,  and always resented when Clinton negotiated directly with Republicans while bypassing congressional Democrats.
He did become the ranking Democrat of the committee in On March 15,the Congressman was arrested along with two other prominent African-American leaders civil rights activist Al Sharpton and former Mayor David Dinkinsfor protesting the fatal shooting of Amadou Dialloa year-old immigrant to the United States from Guinea, by four white and Hispanic New York City police officers.
Protest and power[ edit ] Rangel third from right looks on as President George W. Bush signs an extension to the African Growth and Opportunity Act in During the early s, Rangel advocated continued funding of anti-poverty efforts, including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and Child care and development block grant.
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