9 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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11 hrs ago
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.
14 hrs ago
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.
Wed Apr 23, 2014
Guinta finds an interesting fundraising partner
Former U.S. Rep. Frank Guinta, R-Manchester, has not supported gay marriage in the past.
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.
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.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
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.
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.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
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.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
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.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Ron Brown s House of Cards
Former congressman Barney Frank does not much like the wickedly cynical series on Netflix, House of Cards.
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.
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.