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Trent Franks' Public Statements

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
June 21, 2007 The Department of State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 15, 2007 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
June 15, 2007 Congressman Franks Offers Amendment to Build Border Fence
June 14, 2007 Congressman Franks Calls Reid's Comments a Disgrace
June 13, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
June 13, 2007 TownHall.com - Empower Parents to Choose What is Best for Their Children
June 11, 2007 Congressman Franks Responds to Russia's Proposal to Use Alternative Radar in Azerbaijan
June 7, 2007 Congressman Franks Issues Statement In Response to North Korean Missile Test
June 6, 2007 Afghanistan Freedom and Security Support Act of 2007
June 6, 2007 Franks Amendment Passes House Addresses Iranian Weapons Being Supplied to Taliban Insurgents
June 6, 2007 War is Ugly but Tyranny is Uglier
May 29, 2007 Congressman Franks Addresses Russian Missile Test
May 25, 2007 Congressman Franks Co-chairs Religious Freedom Task Force
May 24, 2007 Congressman Franks Introduces Bill to Ease Financial Strain on Seniors
May 23, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Addresses Rising Gas Prices
May 18, 2007 Congressman Franks Offers Amendment on House Floor
May 16, 2007 Franks, Cantor, Putnam Demand Restoration of Missile Defense Funds
May 16, 2007 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
May 16, 2007 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 1585, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008
May 15, 2007 Congressman Franks Leads Effort to Free Imprisoned Pastor
May 14, 2007 National Review Online - Indefensible
May 11, 2007 Congressman Franks Vies to Protect Missile Defense Offers Amendments to Restore Funding for Vital Defense Programs
May 8, 2007 Congressman Franks Sends Letter to PBS Joins with Other Members to Inquire About Censured Film
May 7, 2007 Letter: To Representative Ike Skelton, Committee on Armed Services
May 2, 2007 Missile Defense is Needed
May 2, 2007 Congressman Franks Coauthors Missile Defense Memo Addresses the Growing Threat of Enemy Ballistic Missile Capabilities
May 1, 2007 Introducing the Dalit Resolution
April 26, 2007 Franks Speaks on Banned PBS Film
April 18, 2007 The Scourge of Abortion in America
April 18, 2007 Franks Statement on Supreme Court Ruling
April 18, 2007 Franks to Address Constituents and Community Leaders
April 17, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Speaks on VA Tech Massacre
April 6, 2007 Letter: To Nancy Pelosi, Speaker, US House of Representatives
March 29, 2007 Franks Repudiates Tax Hikes in Budget Resolution
March 28, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Supports Wounded Warriors
March 23, 2007 US Troop Readiness, Veterans' Health, and Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 20, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Votes to Support Injured American Warfighters
March 20, 2007 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government
March 15, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Today Made the Following Remarks at the House Armed Services Committee Hearing
March 12, 2007 Council on American-Islamic Relations Permitted to Discuss in U.S. Capitol
March 7, 2007 Franks Inquires About the Need for a Robust, Layered Missile Defense for Our Nation and Our War Fighters
March 1, 2007 Democrats Try to Silence the Voices of the General Public
Feb. 26, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Awarded for Consistently Voting for the American Taxpayer
Feb. 14, 2007 Iraq War Resolution, Part II
Feb. 13, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Engages in House Armed Services Committee Oversight Hearing
Feb. 13, 2007 Statement from Congressman Trent Franks on the Passing of Congressman Charlie Norwood
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution, Part I
Feb. 2, 2007 Congressman Trent Franks Joins New Anti-Terrorism Caucus
Jan. 24, 2007 Congressman Franks Concerned by Lack of Freedom of Religion and Speech in Egypt
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