Congressional District 13

Mon, Apr 14, 2014, 12:44am

The debate, moderated by CBS news anchor Maurice DuBois, was the first in a rapidly heating race for the 13th Congressional District seat.

Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 5:41pm

Rep. Charlie Rangel's main contenders, State Sen. Adriano Espaillat and the Rev. Michael Walrond, pose a serious threat to his winning a 23rd Congressional term, particularly because of Walrond's get-out-the-vote efforts.

Fri, Feb 28, 2014, 6:01am

Espaillat will face off against Rangel and newcomer Rev. Michael Walrond for New York's 13th congressional seat in June.

Fri, Dec 20, 2013, 12:12am

Veteran Harlem congressman Charles Rangel announced Thursday afternoon he would seek a 23rd term in office, after months of speculation that he would retire next year.

Mon, Jul 9, 2012, 3:26pm

State Senator Adriano Espaillat conceded he could not overcome a deficit of nearly 1,000 votes to Rep. Charles Rangel, the 41-year congressman, after two weeks in flux as the Board of Elections hand-counted ballots.

Tue, Jun 26, 2012, 11:03pm

Congressman Charles Rangel survived a tough primary race Tuesday night, essentially guaranteeing that he will return to the House of Representatives for a 22nd term.

Sun, May 6, 2012, 2:16pm

Rep. Charles Rangel is facing one of the toughest campaigns of his political life, and there is a crowded field of candidates vying to replace City Council member Gale Brewer.

Fri, Apr 27, 2012, 7:38am

Four others are looking to unseat 41-year Rep. Charles Rangel, but it can be hard to overtake an incumbent’s political networks. Still, with a district that is no longer primarily African-American, a race crowded with hopefuls, and insuppressible rumors that he might bow out, Rangel has his work cut out for him.

Thu, Apr 26, 2012, 6:18am

The congressman, who has served for 41 years, has a loyal political base, but Upper Manhattan is evolving and the district’s lines are changing.