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Barney Frank

Barney Frank
Barney Frank has been in Congress since 1981. He represents the 4th District of Massachusetts. Barney Frank is the chairman of the Financial Services Committee. Previously, he was a Massachusetts state representative and an assistant to the mayor of Boston. He has also taught at several Boston-area universities.
Barney Frank has been in Congress since 1981. He represents the 4th District of Massachusetts. Barney Frank is the chairman of the Financial Services Committee. Previously, he was a Massachusetts state representative and an assistant to the mayor of Boston. He has also taught at several Boston-area universities. « Show less

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  • The new law that would outlaw LGBT discrimination everywhere

    WASHINGTON For 20 years, LGBT advocates have tried, unsuccessfully, to block companies in the U.S. from firing workers for being gay. The federal Employment Non-Discrimination Act, or ENDA, was introduced in 1994 by Massachusetts Democrats Ted Kennedy...
  • Female same-sex nuptials far outnumber male in Massachusetts

    As the U.S. Supreme Court ponders the future of same-sex marriage, the nine justices could consider the experience in Massachusetts, the state with the longest-running real-world test of what happens when gay couples are allowed to tie the knot. The...
  • End War on Drugs

    End War on Drugs
        My column today is about the reasons why state Rep. Matt Baker, R-Tioga, intends to block consideration of a medical marijuana bill in Pennsylvania by burying it in the House Health Committee, where he's chairman.     Since the column focused mostly...
  • The Clintons lower the bar -- again

    I once had a boss who gave me some great advice, not just for managing people but for judging politicians: You forgive mistakes; you punish patterns. Everybody screws up. But if someone won't learn from his mistakes and try to correct his behavior, then...
  • The Clintons lower the bar -- again

    The Clintons lower the bar -- again
        I once had a boss who gave me some great advice, not just for managing people but for judging politicians: You forgive mistakes; you punish patterns. Everybody screws up. But if someone won't learn from his mistakes and try to correct his...
  • Barney Frank would like to ban 'House of Cards'

    Barney Frank would like to ban 'House of Cards'
    Former Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank has never been one to keep his opinions to himself, and that absolutely extends to his thoughts on pop culture as well. So it's no surprise that he shared his thoughts on politically themed TV shows on "Conan"...
  • Elizabeth Warren will speak at California Democratic Party gathering

    Elizabeth Warren will speak at California Democratic Party gathering
    Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a populist who some liberals hope will seek the White House in 2016 — despite her many denials — will keynote the California Democratic Party convention in May, the party announced Thursday. Former Rep....
  • Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Atari: Game Over' on Showtime

    Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Atari: Game Over' on Showtime
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 12 - 18, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES 30 for 30 This new episode of the sports...
  • Mike Huckabee, Zachary Quinto visit Bill Maher

    Mike Huckabee, Zachary Quinto visit Bill Maher
    Are you fascinated by the prospect of Mike Huckabee on "Real Time With Bill Maher"? You can enjoy that face-off at 10 p.m. Friday on HBO. A replay follows at 11:30 p.m. Former Gov. Huckabee, R-Ark., will be the top-of-show guest. Hydrologist Jay...
  • Friday's TV Highlights: 'Cristela' on ABC

    Friday's TV Highlights: 'Cristela' on ABC
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 22 - 28, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SERIES Grimm Nick and Hank (David Giuntoli,...
  • Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'A Million Ways to Die in the West'

    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 22 - 28, 2015 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SERIES Good Witch Cassie's (Catherine Bell)...