Well, well, Barney Frank is finally hanging up the proverbial hat and will not be running again in 2012. Of course, as he put it, it had more to do with redistricting than a desire to retire to some Florida beach town.
After 30 years, it's good riddance. Though few want to admit it, Barney Frank and the Democrats were pretty much responsible for the failure of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, which was a major factor in our economic downturn. Though some Republicans were responsible, it was mostly Democrats who stymied efforts to regulate Fannie and Freddie. This video proves that.
And then we have Barney, in his own words, caught lying<a href=" http:="http:" v="2UZ9l_AxKjA&feature=related" watch="watch" www.youtube.com="www.youtube.com"> here.