Rep. Trent Franks
Republican • 8th District, Arizona • 6th Term • Sworn In 2003
- 21 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 72 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 354 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 56 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 of 439)
Franks was born June 19, 1957 in Uravan, Colorado, a company town and now a Superfund site. He was educated at Ottawa university (Ottawa, Kansas). Trent is a former member of the Arizona House of Representatives. While in the House, he served as Vice-Chairman of the House Commerce Committee and Chairman of the House Sub-Committee on Child Protection and Family Preservation.
In January of 1987, Trent was appointed by the Governor to head the Arizona Governor's Office for Children, which is a Cabinet level division of the Governor's office responsible for overseeing and coordinating state policy and programs for Arizona's children.http://www.house.gov/franks/bio.shtml Read More...
- Today: 10
- Past Seven Days: 48
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.Res.687Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 25, 2014 29 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the President's responsibility to address the border crisis.
H.Con.Res.109Referred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 2 Views
Expressing the sense of Congress relating to extending the interim agreement with the Government of Iran regarding its nuclear program.
H.R.4967 - Iran Nuclear Agreement Accountablity ActReferred to House Rules Jun 25, 2014 3 Views
To provide congressional review of nuclear agreements with Iran.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5194Referred to House Financial Services Jul 24, 2014 30 Views
To impose sanctions against persons who knowingly provide material support or resources to the Muslim Brotherhood or its affiliates, associate...
H.R.5160Referred to the House Committee Jul 22, 2014 14 Views
To prevent the expansion of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program unlawfully created by Executive memorandum on August 15, 2012.
H.Res.675Referred to the House Committee Jul 17, 2014 5 Views
Supporting the Constitutional authority of the Governors of the States of Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California to take action to secure ...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 3107: Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3107 Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-Ground ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 3202: Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 3202 Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment ActAye (with party)July 28, 2014
H.R. 935: Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 935 To amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to clarify Congressional intent regarding the regulation of the use of pesticides in or near navigable waters, and for other purposesAye (with party)July 28, 2014