One person disappointed by Gov. Deval Patrick’s decision to name Mo Cowan as interim U.S. Senator is former Congressman Barney Frank.
Liberal groups have launched twin online petitions aimed at pressuring Gov. Deval Patrick to temporarily name former congressman Barney Frank to U.S. Sen. John Kerry’s seat if Kerry is confirmed as secretary of state.
Former Congressman Barney Frank says he wants to be interim senator if and when Sen. John Kerry leaves office.
Just-retired Rep. Barney Frank says he’d like to serve as a temporary successor to Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry, the secretary of state nominee.
Barney Frank for interim senator? In politics, you never say never. But I doubt it.
“It means the most predictable, preventable recession in U.S. history,” Harvard University economics professor Jeffrey Frankel told WBZ-TV.
Whether its student loans, transportation, or heating assistance, millions of Americans get a helping hand from the federal government.
When you start reading the fine print on the fiscal cliff, you quickly realize this thing would indeed affect everyone.
Click play to see the video of Bradley Jay’s coverage of the 23rd Freedom Rally on the Boston Common with comments by Rep. Barney Frank.
Joe’s guests were Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren, Governor Deval Patrick, and retiring Congressman Barney Frank.