U.S. Congress

Massachusetts Mayors Call For Common Sense Gun Reforms
Massachusetts Mayors, led by Boston Mayor Tom Menino, called on the Federal Government to adopt "common sense" gun reforms.  New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell was among the speakers Thursday during a Boston news conference.  Mitchell says the Mayor's group wants Congres…
Barney Frank Set To Take His Act On The Road
Barney Frank says he's ready to leave Congress and start a new phase of his life.  The Massachusetts Democrat announced his retirement earlier this year.  In an interview that appeared in Friday's Boston Globe, the paper said Frank is transferring his liberal ideas from the halls…