Arizona Rep. Trent Franks expected to resign

WASHINGTON —Arizona Rep. Trent Franks was expected to resign Thursday evening, a Republican aide confirmed to USA TODAY. He was expected to make a statement Thursday; the aide was not authorized to discuss the matter before Franks' announcement ......mehr

Quelle : USA TODAY

Arizona GOP Rep. Trent Franks will resign, sources say

He supported President Donald Trump last year, even in the wake of the "Access Hollywood" tape, by saying Trump's words, while bad, did not compare to Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's support of abortion rights. Franks was involved ......mehr

Quelle : CNN

House Republican Trent Franks Resigns Amid Harassment Investigation

WASHINGTON — Representative Trent Franks, one of the House's most ardent social conservatives, said Thursday night that he would resign after the House Ethics Committee began an investigation into complaints that he had asked two female staff members ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times

Rep. Trent Franks To Resign From Congress After Discussing Surrogacy With Staffers

Updated at 7:57 p.m. ET. Rep. Trent Franks, R-Ariz., is the third member of Congress to announce his resignation this week, saying that he had discussed surrogacy with two female subordinates. "Given the nature of numerous allegations and reports ......mehr

Quelle : NPR

Arizona GOP Rep. Trent Franks to resign following sexual harassment claim

"Congress should be held to the highest ethical standard," said National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Steve Stivers. "Trent Franks did the right thing in stepping aside." He supported President Donald Trump last year, even in the wake of ......mehr

Quelle : CNN

Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona, who asked staffers if they would bear his child ...

Rep. Trent Franks, an Arizona Republican who is among the most conservative members of the House, said he would resign his seat after House officials learned that he had asked two female employees to bear his child as a surrogate. Franks's announcement ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post