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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Congressional Leaders React To First Presidential Debatethat she is the best option considering that Donald Trump is the unfit candidat
Arizona Congressional Leaders React To First Presidential Debate
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 4 hours ago
that she is the best option considering that Donald Trump is the unfit candidate," said Gallego. Not so, said Republican Trent Franks, who represents the Phoenix suburbs. He feels that Trump may have lost on style points, but “ran away with it”... Read more
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Raw Story
GOP congressman viciously mangles history to blame ‘the left’ for slavery and the Civil WarAn Arizona Republican compared slavery to abortion as he blamed “the left” for
GOP congressman viciously mangles history to blame ‘the left’ for slavery and the Civil War
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
An Arizona Republican compared slavery to abortion as he blamed “the left” for slavery and the Civil War. Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) described legal abortion as “the greatest human genocide in the history of humanity” during an appearance Friday with... Read more
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Boston Globe
Stalemated Congress flirts with shutdownto combat the mosquito-borne Zika virus that’s linked to birth defects in pregn
Stalemated Congress flirts with shutdown
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
to combat the mosquito-borne Zika virus that’s linked to birth defects in pregnant women. Republican Representative Trent Franks of Arizona, chairman of the House Pro-Life Caucus, said he wants to take a close look at the McConnell proposal... Read more
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NBC News
At contentious House abortion hearing, a rare agreementdirector Kierra Johnson, the denial of access is "a source of pain for many wom
At contentious House abortion hearing, a rare agreement
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
director Kierra Johnson, the denial of access is "a source of pain for many women." The hearing, presided over by Rep. Trent Franks, at times awkwardly cobbled together a focus on Hyde, which has become an election-year issue, with the Born... Read more
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Daily Record
National parks threatened corporate intereststhe mining,”, reported Arizona 12 News. Senators John McCain, Jeff Flake, and R
National parks threatened corporate interests
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
the mining,”, reported Arizona 12 News. Senators John McCain, Jeff Flake, and Representatives Paul Gosar, David Schweikert, Trent Franks and Matt Salmon want “the gateway to the Grand Canyon open to uranium mining.” In October 2011 McCain and Gosar... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Congressmen: Judea and Samaria are Not the ‘West Bank’ But Part of Israel{Originally posted to the JNS.org website} US Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) spoke t
Congressmen: Judea and Samaria are Not the ‘West Bank’ But Part of Israel
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
{Originally posted to the JNS.org website} US Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) spoke to an Israeli delegation this week about congressional support of the Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria. “I want to say to all the people of Samaria that they are... Read more
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Roll Call
Walker, Harris Running for Republican Study Committee ChairWednesday, starts with an edge as a member of the RSC's Steering Committee and
Walker, Harris Running for Republican Study Committee Chair
Roll Call / Posted 12 days ago
Wednesday, starts with an edge as a member of the RSC's Steering Committee and the Freedom Caucus. Freedom Caucus member Trent Franks had considered running for RSC chair but decided to back off when Harris jumped in. "These are both great men... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Andy Harris to run for Republican Study Committee chairaddition to Harris, freshman Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina has also expres
Andy Harris to run for Republican Study Committee chair
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
addition to Harris, freshman Rep. Mark Walker of North Carolina has also expressed an interest in the chairmanship. Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona, whose name was floated earlier this month for the post, will not seek the chair, an aide to the... Read more
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Roll Call
House Republicans Ready Government Funding Pitchesfunding for anti-Zika efforts and Louisiana flooding relief aid. "There's a lo
House Republicans Ready Government Funding Pitches
Roll Call / Posted 15 days ago
funding for anti-Zika efforts and Louisiana flooding relief aid. "There's a lot of conflicting conundrums," Arizona Rep. Trent Franks said. [What Is a Continuing Resolution?] Ahead of the conference meeting, President Barack Obama invited the... Read more
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Roll Call
Obama to Meet With Congressional Leaders on Funding Governmentappropriations bills and use a CR for the remaining agencies. "There's a lot o
Obama to Meet With Congressional Leaders on Funding Government
Roll Call / Posted 15 days ago
appropriations bills and use a CR for the remaining agencies. "There's a lot of conflicting conundrums," Arizona Rep. Trent Franks said. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Dr. Thomas Frieden warned that "we are now essentially out of... Read more
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Roll Call
House Republicans Ready Government Funding Pitchesfunding for anti-Zika efforts and Louisiana flooding relief aide. "There's a l
House Republicans Ready Government Funding Pitches
Roll Call / Posted 18 days ago
funding for anti-Zika efforts and Louisiana flooding relief aide. "There's a lot of conflicting conundrums," Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz, said. [What Is a Continuing Resolution?] Ahead of the conference meeting, President Barack Obama... Read more
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Slate
The Looming Budget Showdown Has Exposed the GOP’s Essential Trumpishnessmore vicious in his language than any of the other Republican candidates when i
The Looming Budget Showdown Has Exposed the GOP’s Essential Trumpishness
Slate / Posted 19 days ago
more vicious in his language than any of the other Republican candidates when it comes to demeaning people.” Arizona Rep. Trent Franks said, “I have been asked on many occasions what I would do if this race comes down to a one on one contest... Read more
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Roll Call
Budget Divide Threatens to Kill Short-Lived GOP Unityand we can go to conference. That’s the way it should happen. And we can pass o
Budget Divide Threatens to Kill Short-Lived GOP Unity
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
and we can go to conference. That’s the way it should happen. And we can pass our appropriations at a lower level.” Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., characterized the choice like this: "We either write our appropriations bills to be completely... Read more
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Breitbart
Arizona Power Players Praise Trump's Mexico Visit as 'Presidential'Arizona Congressman Trent Franks and former Arizona Governor Jan Brewer both of
Arizona Power Players Praise Trump's Mexico Visit as 'Presidential'
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
Arizona Congressman Trent Franks and former Arizona Governor Jan Brewer both offered praise after Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump’s trip to Mexico. In an interview with Breitbart News at Trump’s immigration speech in Phoenix Wednesday... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump’s immigration policy spun by mediaour borders have been an inviting access point for drug smugglers, human traffi
Donald Trump’s immigration policy spun by media
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
our borders have been an inviting access point for drug smugglers, human traffickers and potential terrorists,” says Rep. Trent Franks, Arizona Republican. “Much like in a surgical procedure, the first step undeniably must be to stop the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter,
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 28 days ago
– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter, signed by Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, Trent Franks of Arizona, Louie Gohmert of Texas, Thomas J. Rooney of Florida, and Lynn Westmoreland of Georgia, was... Read more
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ajc.com
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter,
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff
ajc.com / Posted 28 days ago
– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter, signed by Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, Trent Franks of Arizona, Louie Gohmert of Texas, Thomas J. Rooney of Florida, and Lynn Westmoreland of Georgia, was... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter,
Who is Huma Abedin, Hillary Clinton's chief of staff
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 28 days ago
– connected to Muslim Brotherhood operatives and/or organizations." The letter, signed by Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, Trent Franks of Arizona, Louie Gohmert of Texas, Thomas J. Rooney of Florida, and Lynn Westmoreland of Georgia, was... Read more
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