Seriously, there’s a large number of disgusting people in Congress, but Barney Frank is pretty much in a league of his own.
The man swore up and down that Fannie and Freddie were in perfect fiscal health, even as they rotted at the core. And Fannie and Freddie rewarded him by financing his reelection campaigns and providing a sinecure for his lover.
Graph via Gateway Pundit.
I dunno, Barney. Maybe, just maybe, sucking up an additional jacking up non-defense spending at astronomical rates had something to do with it.