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Barney Frank calls Newt Gingrich hypocritical

WASHINGTON -- His term ends in just two weeks but that did not stop the soon-to-retire, infamously cantankerous Massachusetts Democrat for slamming his former rival.

Congressman Barney Frank blasted former House Speaker Newt Gingrich for hypocrisy on Wednesday, criticizing the marital track record of his political nemesis after Gringrich connected the Sandy Hook school massacre to the absence of religion in public life.

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