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4 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Politics and Performance: Barney Frank, 20 Years of Democracy in South Africa, and How to do Drag

Jonathan Capehart fills in for Leonard Lopate. On today's show: we'll take a look at inequality in South Africa as the country marks the 20th anniversary of the fall of Apartheid and South Africa's first free elections.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

6 hrs ago | Towleroad

The Barney Frank Documentary Trailer Will Get You A Little Choked Up - VIDEO

Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank - the documentary about the outspoken and openly gay former U.S. Representative from Massachusetts - will make its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 27, but you can watch its trailer here.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

8 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

Sen. Elizabeth Warren: It's 'Dangerous' to Want 'Big Government' to Disappear

"Politics so often felt dirty to me all the lobbyists and the cozy dealings and the special favors for those who could buy access.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, Scott Brown, Republican, US House of Representatives, Occupy Wall Street

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

Guinta finds an interesting fundraising partner

Former U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-Manchester, has not supported gay marriage in the past.

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Financial Planning

7 Takeaways for Banks From Warren's New Memoir

Why Clients Need Help With Family Governance Many clients don't know this area of expertise exists, but they know they need help with it, says Paul Pagnato, whose Pagnato-Karp Group works with UHNW families.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Newton, MA

Lowell Sun

Former First Lady Clinton in Boston Wednesday

A growing number of Massachusetts politicos looking beyond the mid-term sorties for federal offices this fall plan to greet Hillary Clinton with open arms if she vies for the presidency.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Hillary Clinton

Tue Apr 22, 2014

USA Today

Barney Frank goes from Congress to movie subject

Former congressman Barney Frank is getting the movie treatment, with a world premiere set for Sunday at the Tribeca Film Festival.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Allyson Schwartz, Maxine Waters, Transgender

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Daily Beast

To Be Totally FrankBy Lloyd Grove

Not for nothing did Barney Frank inspire a biography called The Story of America's Only Left-Handed, Gay, Jewish Congressman.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Gay/Lesbian, John Kerry, US Senate, MSNBC

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Townhall

Johnson-Crapo Signals the Triumphant Return of Barney Frank to Washington

With so many Democrat retirements this year, one might think Republicans on Capitol Hill would seize the offensive in promoting a conservative agenda with the political winds blowing at their back.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Tax, Financial Services, Fannie Mae, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Senate, Tim Johnson, Opinion

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Huffington Post

Bobby Jindal Calls On Vance McAllister To Resign After Cheating Scandal

Republican Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling for the resignation of one of his state's GOP congressmen who was videotaped kissing a married woman who is not his wife.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, South Carolina, Associated Press, Democrat

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Bloomberg

Frank: High-Frequency Trading Deserves Congressional Hearings

Former House Financial Services Chairman Barney Frank says Congress should hold hearings into high-frequency trading to see if the "transformative" technology has out-stripped the federal government's regulations intended to police it.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Jeb Hensarling

Roll Call

Forthcoming Barney Frank Documentary Aims to Inspire

Documentarians Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler are still putting the finishing touches on "Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank," an unflinching look at the life and times of retired Rep. Barney Frank.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Republican, Spencer Bachus

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Free Republic

Ted Kennedy Jr. to run for Connecticut Senate

Two people briefed on the decision say the son of the late U.S. Sen. Ted Kennedy of Massachusetts will announce Tuesday that he intends to seek the Democratic nomination for the state's 12th District.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Edward Kennedy, Democrat, US Politics, US House of Representatives

The Island Packet

Former Mass. Rep. Barney Frank speaks at USC

Frank is speaking Monday to students, faculty and the public at 4 p.m. in the Business Administration Building.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

Guinta: Opponent may not represent Republicans

Republican candidate for U.S. Congress Frank Guinta said his opponent Dan Innis is a “nice guy” and that he “applauds his career choices,” but that history indicates Innis is not as much of a supporter for the Republican party as one might initially presume.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Representative Carol Shea-Porter

Thu Apr 03, 2014

UnionLeader.com

John DiStaso's Granite Status: Dan Innis gets the Scammansa endorsements for Congress

THURSDAY, APRIL 3: "CHANGE NEEDED." Republican 1st District congressional candidate Dan Innis has picked up the endorsements of former New Hampshire House speaker Douglas Scamman and his wife, former Rep. Stella Scamman.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, New Hampshire

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Daily Record

Don't blame the GOP when it's all the Dems' fault

Fox News is the only station that has far-left advocates on staff as well as many prominent Democrat supporters who provide a dialogue of opposing views with even the most conservative hosts that allows the viewer to hear both sides and make informed decisions on the events discussed; far-left liberals hate this.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Lucianne.com

Ron Brown s House of Cards

Former congressman Barney Frank does not much like the wickedly cynical series on Netflix, House of Cards.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for March 31, 2014

Today is Monday, March 31, the 90th day of 2014. There are 275 days left in the year.

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The News-Gazette

This day in history: March 31, 2014

On March 31, 1814, Paris was occupied by a coalition of Russian, Prussian and Austrian forces; the surrender of the French capital forced the abdication of Emperor Napoleon.

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Related Topix: Corpus Christi, TX, Terri Schiavo, Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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