Poor Charlie Rangel

He’s only had 2 years to prepare for his ethics trial but he couldn’t figure out how to have an attorney present with him this morning as the trial began. He argued with the ethics committee chairwoman, Zoe Lofgren, a Democrat from California as the hearing opened. He asserted he was “entitled to a lawyer”…

Waters facing ethics charges

Maxine Waters, the Democrat from California who is the second one facing federal ethics charges in the last couple of weeks has vehemently denied wrongdoing. She said she would rather defend herself at an ethics trial than admit to “something I did not do.” According to the Hill: The House ethics committee on Monday outlined…