The Big Apple
"Conservatives believe life begins at conception and ends at birth"
Listen to Robert Emmerich introduce The Big Apple , a hit song from 1937. Music written by Bob and performed by Tommy Dorsey's Clambake Seven with Bob on piano.
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Fri Jul 11, 2014
WV-Sen: Elizabeth Warren (D), "Shelley Moore Capito (R) Is A Friend To Wall Street, Not WV"
Sen. Elizabeth Warren will portray Rep. Shelley Moore Capito as a friend to Wall Street - not West Virginia - during a campaign stop for Capito's Democratic opponent Natalie Tennant on Monday.
Salt Lake Tribune
Special screenings: Damn These Heels! this weekend, vampire movie at Red Butte and more
The Utah Film Center presents Damn These Heels! LGBT Film Festival - a forum in which LGBT issues, ideas, hopes, dreams and art are explored through film and discussion.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Cape Cod Times
At the movies: Martha's Vineyard Film Festival
The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival has a star-studded first week on tap, as it launches a summer of movies that will include 22 events and 25 guests at nine island venues before closing on Aug. 21. Big-name guests in its first days include actors Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard and mother-daughter pair Maggie Gyllenhaal-Naomi Foner.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
8 states that have a ban on atheists holding public office
A man holds a cross with a clown mask aloft during the National Atheist Organization's 'Reason Rally' March 24, 2012 on the National Mall in Washington, DC.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Did You Know That Antonin Scalia's Son Is Sabotaging Wall Street Reform?
He's not just Scalia's son. Eugene Scalia is quietly freeing Wall Street from the rules meant to keep it from crashing the economy again.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Dodd-Frank's Financial Monster Council: The FSOC
Criticism of the Financial Stability Oversight Council has been quietly building inside the financial industry.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah duo captures personal and political sides of Barney Frank
When filmmakers Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler called then-Rep. Barney Frank to pitch the idea of making a documentary about his life, it was a short phone call.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
How Barack Obama Saved the Obama Administration
'Vote the man, not the party' is, in this day and age, just about the worst political advice you can offer.
Real Clear Politics
The Progressive 'Togetherness' Cult
"Government," former Massachusetts Congressman Barney Frank once said, "is simply the name we give for the things we choose to do together."
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Cape Cod Times
Gyllenhaal, Fanning, Saarsgard at island film fest
The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival has a star-studded first week on tap, as it launches a summer of movies July 9 that will include 22 events and 25 guests at nine island venues before closing on Aug. 21. Big-name guests in its first days include actors Dakota Fanning, Peter Saarsgard, mother-daughter pair Maggie Gyllenhaal-Naomi Foner, plus ... (more)
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Northampton medical marijuana shop clears DPH background check; Barney Frank no longer on board
A medical marijuana firm planning a dispensary in Northampton is one of 11 statewide to pass a comprehensive background check, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Friday.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Barney Frank Urges LGBT Community To Vote Against Gay Republican Candidate
The campaign for Massachusetts' 6th Congressional District has received a significant amount of national attention this cycle, in large part because Richard Tisei, the challenger in the race, could become the first openly gay Republican elected to Congress.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
HOH: Ike Skelton Auction Items Illustrate the Softer Side of Public Service
The Kansas City Auction and Appraisal Company has cataloged a treasure trove of personal effects and private letters the late Rep. Ike Skelton amassed throughout his career and has made them all available to interested buyers through June 30. The Missouri Democrat, who spent over 30 years in the House and served two terms as House Armed Services ... (more)
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Editorial: Announcements by Gov. Deval Patrick and President Obama...
In this Aug. 18, 2009 file photo, transgender activist and prominent AIDS leader Diego Sanchez talks about his work as a legislative assistant to Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
John Tierney's remark about Barney Frank: Poor taste?
US Representative John Tierney told a group of gay and lesbian activists Friday that his former colleague Barney Frank as a young man "liked young boys and politics."
On Scene with Bill Wilson and Barney Frank
The fact that Barney Frank is coming to San Francisco to be part of Frameline and Pride Celebrations provides the perfect excuse to look through my archives and find photos from the 1980's that feature Barney Frank, the second openly gay person to serve in the US Congress.
Big News Network.com
US congressman marries same-sex partner
COLD SPRING, New York - Representative Sean Patrick Maloney has tied the knot with his longtime friend, designer Randy Florke, becoming the second American congressman to marry a same-sex partner.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
U.S. congressman marries same-sex partner
"Even after 22 years together, we're overwhelmed by how blessed we feel to celebrate this special day with our friends and family," the couple said in a statement.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Democrats and Republicans parties round outa their next tickets in NH
Tickets Filled Both Democrats and Republicans had their last chance to fill their party's ticket last week by naming candidates for any vacant seats after the filling period closed June 13. Democrats used the provision to file 34 candidates for House seats with no Democratic running, although two were later disallowed by Secretary of State Bill ... (more)