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Freedom Caucus congressman resigns immediately amid reports of offering a staffer $5 million to bear his child

Republican Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona announced his resignation effective immediately on Friday, amid reports that he offered a former staffer $5 million to bear his child. Franks announced earlier that he would resign after his wife was admitted to the hospital. He is reportedly the first Republican congressman to resign amid a wave of sexual misconduct allegations. Republican Rep.
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