Barnett Frank born March 31, is an American former politician. He served as a member of the U. House of Representatives from Massachusetts from to Frank, a resident of Newton, Massachusetts , was considered the most prominent gay politician in the United States.
This is no longer theoretical. With an irony not lost on some , Democratic socialist senator Bernie Sanders stumped for the multimillionaire Polis during the campaign. It worked. On one level, Polis, 43, is a somewhat robotic politician whose speeches and interviews can sound focus-grouped. Critics describe him as calculating and at times overbearing. Yet he is also warm, good with people and disarmingly quirky. His parents are self-declared hippies; his mother attended his first State of the State address with pink and purple hair.
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As Pete Buttigieg addressed supporters off a back porch in Marshalltown, Iowa, the Devil was whispering his name. The man in the devil costume was Randall Terry, an antiabortion activist. He had traveled to Iowa to torment the year-old mayor of South Bend, Ind.