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Trent Franks' Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Health Care
July 2, 2014 Constitution Subcommittee Chair Praises Hobby Lobby Ruling
June 25, 2014 Letter to Darren Deering, Chief of Staff VA Health Care System - Bimonthly VA Briefing
June 4, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Private Sector Care for Veterans
April 30, 2014 Franks Statement on Phoenix V.A. Scandal
April 3, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Keep Medicare Advantage Rates Flat
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Oct. 3, 2013 ObamaCare Repeal Pledge
Oct. 16, 2012 Letter to King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa
April 18, 2012 Courthouse News Service - Political Sparring Stalls House Judiciary Markup
Sept. 16, 2011 Lee, McDermott and Franks Launch Congressional HIV/AIDS Caucus
March 20, 2010 Health Care Reform
March 16, 2010 Health Care Reform
Jan. 7, 2010 Franks Urges Pelosi To Stop Holding Health Care Negotiations In Secret
Nov. 19, 2009 Congressman Franks' Statement On "Doc Fix" Bill
Nov. 7, 2009 Trent Franks: Democrats Arrogantly Defied Americans' Wishes On Health Care
Nov. 6, 2009 Health Care
Nov. 6, 2009 Republican Principles
Oct. 28, 2009 Franks Opposes Medicare Cuts, Says H.R. 3200 Will Hurt Seniors
Sept. 23, 2009 Health Care
Sept. 16, 2009 Congressman Franks Joins Health Care Press Conference With Parents Of Children With Disabilities
Sept. 10, 2009 Congressman Franks On President Obama's Joint Address To Congress
July 31, 2009 Franks Calls for Alternative to Democrats' Government Takeover of Health Care
July 14, 2009 Franks Endorses Free-Market Alternative to Democrats' Health Care Proposal
May 14, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2010 National Defense Authorization Budget Request From The Department Of The Navy
May 13, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee - Department Of Defense Budget Request For Fiscal Year 2010
March 9, 2009 Franks on President Obama's Embryonic Stem Cell Decision
Sept. 25, 2007 Congressman Franks Calls on Congress to Support Health Care for Underprivileged Children
July 27, 2007 Congressman Franks Opposes Democratic Attempts to Reduce Medicare Advantage Benefits for Seniors
July 19, 2007 Departments Of Labor, Health And Human Services, And Education, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 26, 2007 Congressman Franks Announces Grant for Clinica Adelante, Inc.
March 23, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 31, 2005 Statement by Congressman Franks Regarding Terri Schiavo
March 21, 2005 Rep. Franks Supports Terri Schiavo's Right To Live
March 20, 2005 For the Relief of The Parents of Theresa Marie Schiavo
March 18, 2005 Rep. Franks Calls for Protecting Human Life
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Health Care
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