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American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2013.
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ENG:Edolphus Towns, Jr. (born July 21, 1934) is an American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2013. A Democrat from New York, Towns was Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee from 2009 to 2011. During his 30 years in Congress, Towns represented districts based in Brooklyn: first New York's 11th congressional district, from 1983 to 1993, and then the 10th district from 1993 to 2013. On April 16, 2012, Towns announced he would be retiring at the end of his 15th term. Early life, education, and early career Towns was born in Chadbourn, North Carolina, the son of Versie (née Brown) and Edolphus Towns. He earned his bachelor's degree from North Carolina A&T State University and a master's degree in social ...
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Congressman Ed Towns’ Lazy Leadership


For far too long, Brooklyn has been under the thumb of the lazy leadership of Congressman Ed Towns.27 years of incompetency, corruption, and laziness have left our Congressional district lagging well behind the rest of Brooklyn. Ed Towns has had 27 years to help our families, improve our schools, and make a difference in our lives. He has failed. We must not yet again send lazy leadership back to Washington, hoping that this term, maybe, just maybe, Mr. Towns will start to work for Brooklyn. Fool us one time, shame on you. Fool us in 14 elections, shame on us. While I am Congressman ...


B’klyn Congressman overpaying for car lease


Rep. Edolphus Towns (D-Brooklyn) has one of the most expensive taxpayer-financed car leases in Congress, The Post has learned. At $1,285 per month, Towns’ 2-year lease on a 2010 Mercury Milan Hybrid for tooling around his district will cost taxpayers more than $30,000 — enough to buy the vehicle new. “That’s too much!” roared a salesman at a Ford dealership in Brooklyn that sold and leased Mercuries before Ford discontinued the brand. “That price is for a big, luxury truck . . . like a Lincoln MKT,” which sold for about $49,000 in 2010, said the ...


Towns’ car


Is Brooklyn’s Rep. Edolphus Towns more arrogant than dumb? Or vice versa? For sure, he’s a lot of both. As The Post’s S.A. Miller reports, Towns has been leasing a 2010 Mercury Milan hybrid to the eye-popping tune of $1,285 a month — $400 more than the average monthly payment on a Mercedes-Benz. Over his two-year lease, Towns will pay some $30,000 — more than it costs to buy the boxy sedan outright. And taxpayers are on the hook for the monthly payments. So what accounts for the waste? “It is what it is,” said a spokesman for Towns, who’s ...


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