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Barney Frank Closes Congressional Office, Says He’s “Ready To Get Out Of Here”

People will pay me significant amounts of money to do what I used to do for free. And that will be fine. I’m ready to get out of here.”

Retiring Rep. Barney Frank, discussing his new career on the lecture circuit, with the Boston Globe. Frank closed his D.C. offices this week after 32 years in Congress.