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Trent Franks' Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Trent Franks
Office: U.S. House (AZ) - District 8, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 8
Primary Aug. 26, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Josephine; 2 Children: Joshua, Emily
Birth Date: 06/19/1957
Birth Place: Uravan, CO
Home City: Peoria, AZ
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
Issue Position: Crime
June 10, 2014 Franks: President Either Conniving or Inept in Handling Children Immigrating Illegally En Masse
May 22, 2014 Nigeria and Boko Haram
May 20, 2014 Franks' Crime Victims Amendment Passes House As Part of Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act
April 30, 2014 Franks' Crime Victims Amendment Passes Judiciary Committee by Voice Vote
March 31, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Frank Wolf, and Chakah Fattah - Increase Funding for SCAAP Reimbursements
June 17, 2013 Regulatory Reform and Regulatory Relief
June 6, 2013 Pro-Life Caucus
June 4, 2013 Pain-Capable Abortion Ban Passes Constitution Subcommittee
May 21, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Kidnapping of Boulos Yazigi and Yohanna Ibrahim
May 17, 2013 Franks to Expand D.C. Abortion Bill Nationwide
May 9, 2013 Letters to State Attorneys General - Seek Answers on Newborn Homicides
April 26, 2013 Letter to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon - U.S. Congressmen Express 'Outrage' over U.N. Official Blaming U.S. & Israel for Boston Bombings
April 15, 2013 Franks: Tragedies Like Bombing Reminder We're All Americans, Above All
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Immigration
Jan. 31, 2013 Letter to Secretary Panetta, Secretary Napolitano, and Mr. Zients - Tethered Aerostat Radar Systems
Oct. 2, 2012 Franks Statement on Killing of Border Patrol Agent Near Brian Terry Station
Jan. 12, 2011 Expressing Sense of House Regarding Arizona Shooting
Jan. 8, 2011 Franks Statement on Giffords Shooting
Sept. 30, 2009 Defunding Acorn
May 20, 2009 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
April 29, 2009 The Passage Of The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act
April 29, 2009 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1913, Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009
April 29, 2009 The Passage Of The Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee - Oversight Hearing on the Federal Bureau of Investigation
Dec. 6, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Applauds Conferees for Dropping the Controversial Hate Crimes Provision from Defense Authorization
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Judiciary Committee, Panel I - Rendition to Torture: The Case of Maher Arar
Oct. 16, 2007 Congressman Franks Votes to Pass Federal Media Shield Bill
Sept. 18, 2007 Hearing of the House Commitee on the Judiciary: Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
April 17, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Speaks on VA Tech Massacre
Aug. 29, 2006 Congressman Trent Franks Comments on the Arrest of Warren Jeffs
July 25, 2006 Congressman Trent Franks Lauds Passage of the Child Safety and Violent Crime Reduction Act of 2006
March 7, 2006 Representative Franks Comments on Reauthorization of PATRIOT Act
Sept. 28, 2005 Statement on DeLay Indictment
July 27, 2005 Representative Franks Continues Work for Protection of Children
July 11, 2005 Representative Franks Saddened and Angered by Recent Child Sex Crime
Dec. 7, 2004 Congressman Franks Supports Intelligence Reform
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