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Barney Frank 'Appalled' By Obama Administration: 'They Just Lied To People'

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 08.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama made a major political mistake by lying about the details of his health care plan, according to former House Fina...

Zach Carter

How Democrats Are Accidentally Helping The Koch Brothers

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Over the past two years, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) has repeatedly wrestled with factions of his own party as he tries to...

Remembering Frank Sinatra, Who Died 16 Years Ago Today

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 05.14.2014 | Celebrity

On May 14, 1998, the world lost a music legend. Rat Pack member Frank Sinatra died of a heart attack at the age of 82. Beginning his musical caree...

Pee-Shy: Dr. Frank Spinelli Exposes His Struggles With Child Molestation, Paruresis and Finding True Love in NYC

Austin Head | Posted 03.24.2014 | Books
Austin Head

Pee-Shy takes you through a whirlwind of emotions from the grand fears of childhood to the small disappointments of adulthood. Dr. Spinelli shines a bright light into deep shadows of child molestation from the view of the victim ... it is a brave endeavor.

Barney Frank Makes Huge Senate Announcement

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Former Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), who just left the House of Representatives Thursday after 32 years, said Friday that he has told Massachusetts Gov...

Barney Frank Talks GOP Reaction To His Wedding

The Huffington Post | Greg Rosalsky | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) is not expecting any wedding gifts from his Republican colleagues in Congress. The retiring gay Congressman, who marri...

Zach Carter

Wall Street 'Cash Committee', In Congress To Lose Hardest Hitting Members

HuffingtonPost.com | Zach Carter | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Some of the toughest questions for JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon during Tuesday's House Financial Services Committee hearing came from ...

Barney Frank: Recall Was A 'Big Mistake'

The Hill | Posted 06.06.2012 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) slammed unions and liberal activists for pushing to recall Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R)....

Frank Apologizes For Trayvon Martin Joke

AP | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank is apologizing for comments he made about the Trayvon Martin case at a weekend graduation c...

Frank Tells Regulator To Go

The Hill | Mike Lillis | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank has joined the growing chorus of Democrats calling for the removal of the nation's leading housing regulator....

Frank Pays Tribute To Legendary Mentor

AP | BOB SALSBERG | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

BOSTON — Former Mayor Kevin White was remembered Wednesday as a towering political presence who guided a stunning rebirth of Boston's downtown w...

Frank Invites Gingrich Debate On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) took a few swipes at Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich Monday at a press conference in Newton, Mass. announc...

Barney Frank Will Not Seek Reelection In 2012

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.28.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) will not seek reelection in 2012, according to WBZ News Radio. CNN has confirmed the news with the Democratic congressm...

'They Are Now Going To Be Forced To Deal'

The Hill | Jeremy Herb | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) said the congressional supercommittee's failure Monday to come to an agreement on spending reforms was "good news" because...

Barney Frank Calls GOP Candidate A 'Lobbyist And Liar'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) sharply criticized former speaker of the House and Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich Wednesday, following co...

Democrats Want Hardworking Americans to Pay for Everything! Now, the Internet?

The Relentless Conservative | Posted 10.26.2011 | Technology
The Relentless Conservative

While the Internet may be important, there's no reason why the rest of us paying customers should pay more so that the unemployed and chronic poor get a free ride.

Barney Frank Mocked By Defeated Challenger

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sean Bielat, who lost a November election to Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.), recently thumbed his nose at the congressman over news that Frank was offici...

Barney Frank: Obama Will Stop Defending DADT In Court If Repeal Fails

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) said Thursday that President Obama would stop defending "don't ask, don't tell" in courts, even if a bill forcing its repe...

Wall Street Reform Conference Committee Membership Announced

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The Wall Street reform effort enters a new phase on Thursday, as the conference committee between the House and Senate will meet to begin hashing out the differences between the House and Senate versions which have already passed.

SXSW: Great Austin Eats Within Downtown Walking Distance

Stephanie Keller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Stephanie Keller

You could be sustained on free tacos and Lone Star alone for the duration of SXSW; only time will tell. But at the end of the day, if I have saved just one starving, tipsy or tired person from dining at PF Changs, my work here is done.

Eliot Spitzer: "The Team of Geithner and Summers Is an Abject Failure"

Mike Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Green

Eliot Spitzer is back with a vengeance as he blasts Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Lawrence Summers, the director of Obama's economic council, calling the duo an "abject failure."

Barney Frank: 'God Didn't Create The Filibuster,' 'It Is Time To Shut It Down'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) suggested that the Senate abolish the filibuster in recent interview with Air America Radio. "It is time to shut it down,...

Barney Frank Slams Critics Of Financial Reform Bill (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Wednesday evening, Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) took aim at critics of a bill aimed at reforming the nation's financial regulations. Frank, chair...

Barney Frank: I Want Hearings On Geithner's Role In AIG

BusinessWeek | Alison Vekshin and Peter Cook | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Representative Barney Frank said the Federal Reserve Bank of New York's 2008 order to American International Group Inc. (AIG) to suppress disclosures ...

Donny Osmond Gets a Haircut

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

For some reason, around his demanding Dancing With the Stars schedule and performing in Vegas five nights a week, Donny Osmond has been making short f...