Financial executives and Capitol Hill colleagues who thought they had seen the last of sharp-tongued Rep. Barney Frank holding court from atop a congressional dais might face him again soon — if only for a short while.
The outspoken Massachusetts Democrat, whose 16 terms in the House officially ended this week, said Friday he wanted to be the interim replacement for Sen. John Kerry.
I don’t know if he’s eligible as he now lives with his boyfriend (and convicted pot dealer) in Maine.
Also I don’t know if a few months in the senate will pad out his pension. Either way, I was happy to see him gone from politics forever, but we may not be so lucky.