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NBC News
Adoptees' Push for Citizenship Reaches House of RepresentativesU.S. Reps. Adam Smith (D-WA) and Trent Franks (R-AZ) introduced the Adoptee Cit
Adoptees' Push for Citizenship Reaches House of Representatives
NBC News / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. Reps. Adam Smith (D-WA) and Trent Franks (R-AZ) introduced the Adoptee Citizenship Act of 2016 (ACA), also known as H.R.5454, to the House of Representatives last week. The bill, which would grant all international adoptees automatic U.S.... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Salmon rallies for bill to let gravely ill receive experimental drugsto use drugs still in the experimental stage. The four other Republican U.S. Ho
Salmon rallies for bill to let gravely ill receive experimental drugs
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 days ago
to use drugs still in the experimental stage. The four other Republican U.S. House members from Arizona — Reps. Paul Gosar, Trent Franks, David Schweikert and Martha McSally — are among the 28 co-sponsors of Salmon’s bill. Salmon, speaking at the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
The fight over gun controlcan’t seem to put the golf club down and come off the golf course and engage IS
The fight over gun control
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 days ago
can’t seem to put the golf club down and come off the golf course and engage ISIS where we need to engage them,” said Rep. Trent Franks, (R) Arizona. Frustration is spilling over in Washington President Obama stance on banning Muslims: “Where... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Can a candidate run for both the Senate and the House at the same time?Steenwyk sought the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate. In 2014, Van Steenw
Can a candidate run for both the Senate and the House at the same time?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 days ago
Steenwyk sought the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate. In 2014, Van Steenwyk challenged longtime incumbent U.S. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., in the 8th Congressional District's GOP primary. This year, the 69-year-old Sun City West retiree has... Read more
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Quartz
Politicians bankrolled by the gun lobby tweet condolences on America’s worst-ever mass shootingof mass murder – has once again struck our nation. Susan & my thoughts & prayer
Politicians bankrolled by the gun lobby tweet condolences on America’s worst-ever mass shooting
Quartz / Posted 14 days ago
of mass murder – has once again struck our nation. Susan & my thoughts & prayers are with the victims & their families Trent Franks of Kansas: Texas senator John Cornyn: And from Florida itself, congressman Vern Buchanan: Tragic news out of... Read more
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SiliconIndia
PM Modi, Barack Obama Discuss Rise Of Extremism, Challengeshuman rights condition in India. In a related development, a bipartisan group
PM Modi, Barack Obama Discuss Rise Of Extremism, Challenges
SiliconIndia / Posted 18 days ago
human rights condition in India. In a related development, a bipartisan group of 18 House members - led by Representatives Trent Franks and Betty McCollum- wrote to the House Speaker Paul Ryan urging him to prioritize religious freedom in India... Read more
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USA Today
India's Modi tells Congress that U.S. is 'indispensable' partnerthe U.S. over the issue before becoming prime minister. On Tuesday, a bipartis
India's Modi tells Congress that U.S. is 'indispensable' partner
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
the U.S. over the issue before becoming prime minister. On Tuesday, a bipartisan group of 18 House members, led by Reps. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., and Betty McCollum, D-Minn., wrote to Ryan urging him to prioritize religious freedom in India during... Read more
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The Hindu
Questions on human rights, tolerance disturb Modi’s American partyharassment against religious minorities, including Muslims, Christians, Buddhis
Questions on human rights, tolerance disturb Modi’s American party
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
harassment against religious minorities, including Muslims, Christians, Buddhists, and Sikhs”. The group led by Republican Trent Franks and Democrat Betty McCollum, wrote: “Religious minority communities — including Muslims, Christians, Buddhists,... Read more
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dna
US lawmakers ask Speaker Paul Ryan to discuss religious freedom in India with Modicontinue to live in a climate where known perpetrators commit violence with imp
US lawmakers ask Speaker Paul Ryan to discuss religious freedom in India with Modi
dna / Posted 18 days ago
continue to live in a climate where known perpetrators commit violence with impunity," the members of the Congress, led by Trent Franks and Betty McCollum, wrote. "We respectfully request that during your meetings with the Prime Minister, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
US lawmakers ask Paul Ryan to discuss religious freedom with PM Narendra Modicontinue to live in a climate where known perpetrators commit violence with imp
US lawmakers ask Paul Ryan to discuss religious freedom with PM Narendra Modi
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
continue to live in a climate where known perpetrators commit violence with impunity," the members of the Congress, led by Trent Franks and Betty McCollum, wrote. "We respectfully request that during your meetings with the Prime Minister, the... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Modi, Barack Obama discuss extremism challengehuman rights condition in India. In a related development, a bipartisan group
PM Modi, Barack Obama discuss extremism challenge
The Economic Times / Posted 19 days ago
human rights condition in India. In a related development, a bipartisan group of 18 House members - led by Representatives Trent Franks and Betty McCollum- wrote to the House Speaker Paul Ryan urging him to prioritize religious freedom in India... Read more
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Christian Today
Thousands of protesters worldwide demand that Norway return the kids it seized from a Christian coupleSuperior Court building in central Phoenix on Saturday to criticise the actions
Thousands of protesters worldwide demand that Norway return the kids it seized from a Christian couple
Christian Today / Posted 20 days ago
Superior Court building in central Phoenix on Saturday to criticise the actions of the Norwegian government. Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, who has advocated child welfare issues in the U.S. Congress, led the protesters, according Members of the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Should the U.S. census ask if you're gay?year, even if it holds up important legislation. "If they drive the bulldozer
Should the U.S. census ask if you're gay?
The Arizona Republic / Posted 30 days ago
year, even if it holds up important legislation. "If they drive the bulldozer at us, we have to push back," U.S. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., told the Washington Post about the Democrats' efforts. (Photo: Deirdre Hamill/The... Read more
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Roll Call
Ryan Leaves Door Open to Policy Riders in Spending Billonly two things that’s stopping it at this point: The filibuster in the Senate
Ryan Leaves Door Open to Policy Riders in Spending Bill
Roll Call / Posted a month ago
only two things that’s stopping it at this point: The filibuster in the Senate and the guy in the White House," Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., said. "I think Paul is as committed to protecting the unborn and defunding organizations like Planned... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Key House spending bill fails over LGBT controversyaway from common sense and further towards a radical approach to government,” M
Key House spending bill fails over LGBT controversy
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted a month ago
away from common sense and further towards a radical approach to government,” Maloney told reporters. Arizona GOP Rep. Trent Franks, who opposed the bill, told CNN that Maloney’s amendment “codifies an extra-Constitutional executive order by... Read more
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New York Magazine
Ban on LGBT Discrimination Passes the House — But GOP Civil War Over Gay Rights Rages Onto persecute Christians is an opportunity to boost fundraising and keep potenti
Ban on LGBT Discrimination Passes the House — But GOP Civil War Over Gay Rights Rages On
New York Magazine / Posted a month ago
to persecute Christians is an opportunity to boost fundraising and keep potential primary challengers from getting any ideas. “If they drive the bulldozer at us, we have to push back,” Republican Arizona representative Trent Franks told th... Read more
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