na-au578_rangel_g_20081209202316Facing a growing ethics investigation, Congressman Charlie Rangel spent more than $700k on legal fees this year. Good thing he’s been cutting costs by keeping multiple rent stabilized apartments, not paying income taxes and making taxpayers foot his car parking bill. It’s just unfortunate that these same money saving measures landed the disgraced politician in the pricey legal battle to begin with. |NYP|