politics

Frank will not run for re-election

BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO JOSHUA ROBERTS
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Representative Barney Frank, a Democrat from Massachusetts, testifies at a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on July 21, 2011.
Posted 11/28/11

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Barney Frank, longtime Democrat from Massachusetts’ Fourth District, is slated to announce Monday at 1 p.m. that he will not run for re-election in 2012, according to CNN.

Frank, a 16-term Democrat and an “arch-enemy of political conservatives nationwide,” will hold a news conference in his district.

He serves as the top Demcorat on the House Financial Services Committee. He co-authored the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial regulatory reform bill. He was one of the first openly gay members of Congress, CNN said.

Calendar
PBN Hosted
Events

Estate and Corporate Income Taxes are changing next year, and business owners and executives should know the details. The PBN Summit on November 6th will provide those details and more - including how much Obamacare's Employer Mandate could cost.
Advertisement
Purchase Data
Book of Lists
Lists
Book of Lists cover
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.
Data icons
Data can be purchased as single lists, in either Excel or PDF format; the entire database of the published book, in Excel format; or a printed copy of the Book of Lists.
  • Purchase an e-File of a single list
  •  
  • Purchase an e-File of the entire Book of Lists database
  •  
  • Purchase a printed copy of the Book of Lists
  •  
    National
    Local
    Latest News
    Advertisement