Here, Former Representative Frank walks us through the symbology of his recently unveiled portrait. Below is a list of objects that he points out:

  • The Harpoon (New Bedford, MA)
  • The Dodd-Frank Financial Regulatory Reform Bill
  • A Congressional Directory from his first year in Congress (1981)—There is also a directory from his last year in Congress (2013) that he does not mention
  • The tie designed by Baruch Shemtov for Barney and Jim's wedding
  • Two flags (including the rainbow flag)
  • Congressman Frank's wedding ring
  • Newspapers on his desk