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Barney Frank's Public Statements

Full Name: Barney Frank
Gender: Male
Family: Husband: Jim Ready
Birth Date: 03/31/1940
Birth Place: Bayonne, NJ
Home City: Newton, MA
Religion: Jewish
Date Title
June 7, 2012 Barney Frank's statement on funding for oversight of financial regulations
June 5, 2012 Barney Frank's Statement on Funding for Oversight of Financial Regulations
May 31, 2012 House Champions of DOMA-Repeal Laud 1st Circuit Federal Court Decision that DOMA is Unconstitutional
May 31, 2012 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript
May 30, 2012 Frank Introduces Bill to Prohibit Insurance Policies Against Executive Compensation Clawbacks
May 30, 2012 Barney Frank's Statement Regarding the U.S. Circuit Court decision on the "Defense of Marriage Act"
May 29, 2012 Letter to Timothy Geithner, Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and Mr. Edward DeMarco, Acting Director
May 24, 2012 Frank and Levin Call on Administration to Clarify Position on Capital Controls
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 13, 2012 ABC "This Week" - Transcript
May 11, 2012 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360 Degrees" - Transcript
May 11, 2012 Barney Frank's statement Regarding the Announcement by JPMorgan of $2 Billion Loss on Derivatives Trading
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act
May 10, 2012 Politico - House strikes back on gay marriage
May 10, 2012 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript
May 9, 2012 Letter to Patrick R. Donahoe, Postmaster General - Post Office Closures
May 9, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
May 9, 2012 Barney Frank's reaction to President Obama's statement on same-sex marriage
May 9, 2012 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
May 1, 2012 Letter to Secretary Bryson
April 24, 2012 Kerry Provision to Protect Massachusetts Fishermen Included in Senate Bill
April 20, 2012 The Hill - Democrats Expressing Buyers' Remorse on Obama's Healthcare Law
April 19, 2012 Barney Frank Cites Citigroup Vote as a Win for Shareholder Democracy
April 19, 2012 Barney Frank's Statement Regarding the Federal Reserve's Guidance on the Volcker Rule
April 17, 2012 Frank Backs Administration Efforts to Reduce Oil Speculation
April 10, 2012 Barney Frank's Statement About the Republican Budget Proposal
April 4, 2012 Letter to Chairman Wolf and Ranking Member Fattah
April 2, 2012 Frank Vows to Fight Efforts to Cripple Derivatives Provisions in Financial Reform Law
March 29, 2012 The Hill - House GOP Still Steaming Over Recess Appointment to Consumer Bureau
March 28, 2012 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2013
March 28, 2012 The Supreme Court of Israel Again Demonstrates Its Integrity
March 26, 2012 Letter to John A. Boehner, Speaker of the House
March 21, 2012 ``Stars and Stripes: No Problems with `Don't Ask, Don't Tell' "
March 8, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Start Ups Act
Feb. 8, 2012 Letter to Interior Secretary Salazar
Feb. 3, 2012 Job Creation
Jan. 23, 2012 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Jan. 12, 2012 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - First Director of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Jan. 5, 2012 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 19, 2011 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Dec. 19, 2011 Impact of Insured Depository Institution Failures
Dec. 16, 2011 Leaders of Financial Services Committee Jointly Announce Hearing on SEC Settlement Practices
Dec. 16, 2011 Frank Blasts Efforts to Weaken Financial Reform Law
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 13, 2011 Huizenga Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Increase Private Sector Competition For Government Contracts
Dec. 8, 2011 Massachusetts Members thank Medicare Administrator Donald Berwick for His Service Despite Refusal by Senate Republicans to consider his nomination
Dec. 8, 2011 Frank Assails Republican Block on Cordray Nomination -- Cites Constitutional Issues
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner, Leader Pelosi, Leader Cantor, and Whip Hoyer
Dec. 7, 2011 Letter to Mr. Raj Date, Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Dec. 4, 2011 ABC "This Week with Christiane Amanpour" - Transcript
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