Barney Frank on Senate: 'Coach, Put Me In!' Former congressman admits he'd like John Kerry's seat By Kevin Spak, Newser Staff Posted Jan 4, 2013 10:32 AM CST STORY COMMENTS (103) (Newser) – Barney Frank wants to temporarily fill John Kerry's probably-soon-to-be-empty Senate seat, and he's not making a secret of it. "I'm not going to be coy. It's not something I've ever been good at. I've told the governor that... Read full story » Read the comment policy View the discussion thread.