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Former Rep. Barney Frank expresses interest as interim senator

Barney Frank, who has retired from the US House of Representatives, has expressed interest being a temporary replacement for Senator John Kerry (D-MA).

Rep. Barney Frank: Looking forward to retirement

US Representative Barney Frank D-MA, in an interview with Politico, said that he looks forward to retiring from the US House.

Rep. Barney Frank, first US Congressman in gay marriage

Boston - Democratic Rep. Barney Frank, 72, became the first sitting congressman to enter into a same-sex marriage when he wed his partner, James Ready, 42, on Saturday.

Barney Frank ties the knot in historic same-sex marriage

In a low-key yet historic ceremony, veteran Democratic representative Barney Frank married his partner Jim Ready in the first same-sex wedding involving a sitting member of Congress.

Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank will not seek re-election in 2012

Boston - A variety of news outlets are reporting that 16-term Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Barney Frank will not seek re-election in 2012. He will reportedly announce the decision at a 1 p.m. press conference in his district.

House Financial Reform Bill Bequeaths Bankers $4 Trillion

"The Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2009," a 1,279 page 'reform' bill passed by the House, does little to protect consumers while insuring up to $4 trillion to Wall Street from the government should the need arise.

New bill imposes credit card regulation ahead of schedule in U.S.

In the spring of 2009, the U.S. Congress passed legislation limiting credit card companies' ability to raise interest rates and impose new fees on customers.

Rep. Frank: House will pass Ron Paul’s HR 1207 bill this year

House Financial Services Committee Chairman and Massachusetts Democratic Congressman Barney Frank believes that Texas Congressman Ron Paul's HR 1207, which is a bill to audit the Federal Reserve, will pass the house.

Barney Frank confronts woman at town hall

At a Barney Frank town hall meeting in Dartmouth, Massachusetts, a female constituent asks, "Why are you supporting this Nazi policy?"

Congressmen ask Fannie, Freddie to ease lending laws

Despite the financial turmoil witnessed in the United States over the last year, two important Democratic lawmakers are asking Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to ease lending laws.

Op-Ed: A.I.G. – A National Embarrassment

America expected, or hoped for, a new administration that would set new standards in leadership, ethics, and diligence over the government of the country.

Op-Ed: Rep. Barney Frank Plays Race Card on Fannie Mae Scandal

"They get to take things out on poor people," Frank said at a symposium in Boston. "Let's be honest: The fact that some of the poor people are black doesn't hurt them either. This is an effort, I believe, to appeal to a kind of anger in people."

Fannie Mae Fireworks Between Bill O'Reilly and Rep. Barney Frank

Rep. Barney Frank, who has already been taking heat for his personal and financial involvement in the Fannie Mae collapse, made the ultimate mistake of appearing on Bill O'Reilly. This one's pure heat, and already has 316,000 hits on YouTube in 24 hours.

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Barney Frank - World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Davos 2010
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