Barney Frank Articles

Barney Frank: Obama 'Just Lied to People' About Obamacare

12:05 PM, Aug 02, 2014

Former Democratic congressman Barney Frank has some tough words for President Barack Obama about his handling of Obamacare. 

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Barney Frank: 'No Tax Cut Would Have Helped Us Deal With This'

7:56 AM, Apr 16, 2013

Barney Frank discussing the Boston marathon bombing on CNN this morning:

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Barney Frank Passed Over for Senate

9:32 AM, Jan 30, 2013

Barney Frank publicly asked the Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick for the Senate seat held by John Kerry. (Kerry, of course, is stepping down to run the State Department.) But today it appears that Frank has been passed over. 

CBS Boston is reporting that "Gov. Patrick announces Mo Cowan as interim Mass. Senator."

Cowan is Patrick's former chief of staff.

The official announcement is expected later today, at 11 a.m. in Massachusetts.

"I’ve told the governor I would now like, frankly, to" be senator, Frank admitted earlier this month on MSNBC:

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Barney Begs to Be Senator Frank

8:04 AM, Jan 04, 2013

Barney Frank admitted this morning on MSNBC that he has asked Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick to pick him to replace John Kerry in the Senate:

"I’ve told the governor I would now like, frankly, to" be the senator, said Frank.

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The Boss vs. Barney Frank

11:00 PM, May 07, 2012

On Friday, the boss took on Democratic congressman Barney Frank of Massachusetts at a debate sponsored by the American Jewish Committee in Washington, D.C. Watch here: 

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Special Report Panel on Barney Frank

8:08 AM, Nov 29, 2011

Steve Hayes, with Mara Liasson and Charles Krauthammer, last night on Fox News: 


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Will Barney Frank Lobby for a Financial Services Company? (Updated)

Or stand by a policy he once instituted?
12:09 PM, Nov 28, 2011

Over a year and a half ago, a former staffer to Rep. Barney Frank, the then-chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, took a job with Goldman Sachs as the financial firm’s top lobbyist in Washington, D.C. The staffer had helped write legislation while he was working in the House of Representatives that would have direct consequences on his new employer.

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Happy Hour: Barney Frank is the Problem

6:00 PM, May 26, 2011

Barney Frank -- unintentionally! -- sums up the problem: "'If it is (a conflict of interest), then much of Washington is involved (in conflicts),' Frank told the Herald last night."

Making his state economically competitive? What an outrage! "Christie to pull N.J. out of cap-and-trade energy program"

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