Frank on Romney
Barney Frank held court with the AP yesterday in his office. The headline coming out of the exchange was the rather unremarkable observation that a gay marriage referendum would be divisive, and the congressman also let loose his acerbic wit on the fledgling Romney for President operation:
Frank mocked Gov. Mitt Romney, a prospective 2008 Republican presidential candidate, for shifting positions on issues like abortion.
"He's stopped saying 'evolved' because the people he's courting don't like evolution," Frank said. "His position on abortion has been intelligently redesigned.' "