Arizona Rep. Trent Franks expected to resign

Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign

Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign

Franks' expected resignation was initially reported by Roll Call.

One Arizona Republican reportedly said not many people would be "surprised" if he resigned. Franks told Roll Call that he would make a statement on Thursday evening, that will "explain" things. Two Republican consultants say Arizona GOP Rep. Trent Franks is resigning from Congress.

Earlier on Thursday, Democratic Senator Al Franken of Minnesota said he would resign in a few weeks following allegations of sexual misconduct. He also faced accusations from women of improper sexual behavior that he's contesting. Biggs said he would not comment until Franks announced his plans. Three years later, Franks pushed bills that would limit access to abortion, even in cases of rape or incest, saying "the incidents of rape resulting in pregnancy are very low". Franks has harshly criticized some NFL players for not standing during the national anthem, calling them "arrogant and overpaid Lilliputians who dishonor America".

Chabahar Port inaugurated by Iranian President; allows India to bypass Pakistan
It can also accommodate 100,000-tonne ships, which India feels has strategic and economic potential as a rival to the Gwadar port. As per reports from the MEA (Ministry Of External Affairs), at present ministers from all the three countries i.e.

His Arizona district went big for President Trump in the presidential election, and he was considered a reliable supporter of the president's agenda.

Franks was seen huddling with fellow Republicans on the floor of the House Thursday, in what appeared to be a prayer circle.

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