A major newspaper is calling for his resignation as chairman of the committee that writes tax laws.
And then there’s this: The 79-year-old is under fire for comments he made about race and President Barack Obama.
First, Gov. David Paterson did it. Now, Rep. Rangel is doing it as an ethics probe heats up.
The “it” is playing the race card. Rangel said “bias” and “prejudice” are fueling opposition to health care reform.