After 16 terms in office, a mainstay in Massachusetts politics is calling it quits next year. Democrat Barney Frank is retiring from the U.S. House.

What will he do next?

Listen HERE to Barney Frank at Monday's news conference outlining his plans after he leaves Congress:

Angela Anderson with FOX News Radio affiliate WXKS reports from Boston:

FOX's Chad Pergram has more on Barney Frank's retirement and what it means for his district: