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Barney Frank

DNC Speakers Revealed

September 1, 2012

The DNC has released a list of speakers at their convention next week. ***If I could ask a favor of you, PLEASE paste this URL into another window before reading the subsequent “highlight” list: OK, now go: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, shrill voice of the DNC Elizabeth Warren, an Indian woman running against Scott Brown [...]

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Barney Frank Will Not Seek Re-Election

November 28, 2011

Many news organizations are reporting that Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank will not seek re-election in 2012.  The Globe is speculating that redistricting played a role in Frank’s decision, but we won’t know for sure until the Congressman holds a press conference at 1:00 p.m.  I don’t know what Frank is going to say, but I [...]

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Barney Frank Is Himself Again

November 3, 2010

Barney’s Frank has a history of getting sassy with people who disagree with him.  As those who dared bring up the Congressman’s role in Freddie Mae, Freddie Mac, and the economic collapse can tell you, Frank could get downright nasty when challenged.  Well, that all changed in the last couple of weeks when Barney discovered [...]

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Republicans Win 2010 Midterm Election

November 3, 2010

President Obama and the Democrat Party suffered a humiliating defeat in last night’s midterm elections.  The Republican Party gained at least 61 seats in the House of Representatives to wrest control of the chamber from Nancy Pelosi’s iron grip.  In the Senate, the Republicans gained at least 5 seats, giving them enough to votes to [...]

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Dodd-Frank Financial Overhaul Bill Ready to Go

June 25, 2010

What’s being called a “sweeping” financial reform bill just emerged from committee early this morning.  This quote from co-author Connecticut Senator Chris Dodd says it all: “It’s a great moment.  I’m proud to have been here.  No one will know until this is actually in place how it works.  But we believe we’ve done something [...]

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Democrats Admits That Public Option Will Lead to Single Payers

August 2, 2009

One of the talking points of the Democrats in the health care debate has been that the plan is not a single-payer socialized plan, only a “public option” to help the uninsured.  Yet in this video (H/T Moonbattery), Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) admits that a public option will lead to a single-payer health care plan, [...]

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Ron Paul is Right on the Federal Reserve

June 30, 2009

Ron Paul has been pushing for transparency at the Federal Reserve for 26 years.  Suddenly, that proposal is getting more attention nowadays.  His bill simply asks for a full-fledged audit of the Federal Reserve – we want to know where our money is going, how much money they are handling, and anything else they’ve got [...]

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Happy Belated Birthday Barney Frank!

April 2, 2009

DVR is a great invention because it allows me to catch the Glenn Beck Show despite the fact that I work while he is on the air live.  I don’t watch Beck every night, but luckily I did the other night on Barney Frank’s 69th Birthday.  The following is some of the funniest television you [...]

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Cheney Strikes Back!

March 15, 2009

On CNN’s “State of the Union” show this morning, former Veep Dick Cheney had a few things to say about the Obama Nation: Obama is trying to use the economic crisis to justify the largest expansion of government control in the Republic’s history. That focusing on government control of health care as that which will [...]

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SNL Skit Removed from NBC Site

October 7, 2008

This past Saturday, SNL had a funny and dead-on skit about the bailout bill.  It was staged as a press conference featuring President Bush, Speaker Pelosi, and Rep. Barney Frank, and also featured an appearance by George Soros.  The skit does a very good job at looking at the primary people who caused the mess, from [...]

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Blame the Democrats for Fannie Mae and Freddy Mac

September 30, 2008

  These are your culprits, America,  The Sub-prime Mortgage Crisis is the fault of the Democrats.  It all started with the Community Redevelopment Act of 1975, which was desinged to force banks to give low-income housing to those who could not afford it.  For the first 20 years of its existence, however, it was not highly enforced.  Author Dan [...]

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