In a statement circulated by incumbent Rep. Charles Rangel’s campaign last week, former City Council member Robert Jackson said Espaillat should not run for State Senate if he loses the congressional primary.
Adam Clayton Powell IV
Adriano Espaillat, the State Senator who came close to defeating Rep. Charles Rangel in 2012, is planning to challenge him for Congress again next year, two uptown political insiders have confirmed to Spectator.
While Rep. Charles Rangel's victory was a lock, Adam Clayton Powell IV fought to the bitter end.
State Assembly member Adam Clayton Powell IV is hoping to take down Representative Charles Rangel in the upcoming Democratic primary for the 15th congressional district seat. Forty years ago, Rangel unseated Powell IV's father, Adam Clayton Powell Jr.
Despite an ethics controversy that may derail Congressman Charles Rangel's career, a host of loyal politicians and constituents attended the Dominican Day Parade just to support him.
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