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Trent Franks' Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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: Announced, 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
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Sept. 21, 2012 Stop the War on Coal Act of 2012
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
Jan. 9, 2012 Senators and Congressmen Denounce Obama Administration's Decision to Ban Uranium Mining in Northern Arizona
Oct. 12, 2011 Senators and Congressmen Introduce the Northern Arizona Mining Continuity Act
June 20, 2011 Franks Blasts Administration for Seizing 1 Million Acres of Uranium-Rich Land
May 24, 2011 EPA Mandates Threaten Tribal Jobs and Energy Production, Affordable Water and Power Rates and Local Communities in Arizona
May 3, 2011 Congressmen Paul Gosar and Trent Franks Request a Congressional Hearing about the Navajo Generating Station
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Sept. 29, 2010 Franks Sends Letter Asking Clinton to Condemn Ahmadinejad Remarks
Feb. 4, 2010 Letter to President Obama - No Cost Stimulus
July 14, 2009 Congressman Trent Franks: Lack of Progress Since Removal of Offshore Drilling Ban is Inexcusable
May 21, 2009 Hearing of the Strategic Forces Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request for National Security Space and Missile Defense Programs
May 20, 2009 Iran's Missile Test
March 3, 2009 Franks Responds to Reports of Obama Letter to Russian President Medvedev
Aug. 15, 2008 Press Conference With House Republican Leaders - Energy Legislation
Aug. 14, 2008 Continues Historic Protest of Do-Nothing, Drill-Nothing Congress
Aug. 11, 2008 Franks Takes to House Floor to Protest Speaker Pelosi's Decision to Adjourn for the Summer without an Energy Vote
Aug. 6, 2008 Franks Announces Intention to Return to Congress, Join Republican Fight for a Fair Vote on Energy Legislation
July 23, 2008 Congressman Franks Statement On "American Energy Act"
July 23, 2008 Calls for Vote on Bill before the August Recess to Reduce Prices at the Pump
Feb. 27, 2008 Congressman Franks Statement on Democrats' Flawed Energy Bill
Jan. 14, 2008 Congressman Franks Supports Israel's Position on Iran
March 15, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Today Made the Following Remarks at the House Armed Services Committee Hearing
Sept. 15, 2005 Iran
July 28, 2005 Representative Franks Makes Statement on Passage of New Energy Plan
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
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