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WATCH: Rep. Trent Franks: Democratic platform on abortion is ‘true extremism’

The Arizona congressman chastises Democrats for rejecting pro-life legislation and warns of the dangers presented by a Clinton presidency.

GOP congressman viciously mangles history to blame ‘the left’ for slavery and the Civil War

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

An Arizona Republican compared slavery to abortion as he blamed “the left” for slavery and the Civil War. Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) described legal abortion as “the greatest human genocide in the history of humanity” during an appearance Friday with Everett Piper, president...

GOP congressman crusades to stop Trump, then commits to voting for him in the general election

8 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Add Arizona Rep. Trent Franks to the list of empty-threat Republicans who are positively desperate to keep Donald Trump from becoming the GOP nominee. Jennifer Bendery reports: Rep. Trent Franks (Ariz.), a member of the conservative Freedom Caucus, began circulating his letter Wednesday night. Show More Summary

A GOP congressman is pleading for Ted Cruz or Marco Rubio to drop out to stop Donald Trump

A GOP congressman is pleading with presidential candidates Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz to consolidate in an attempt to overtake Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. Rep. Trent Franks of Arizona wrote a letter addressed to Sens. Rubio and...Show More Summary

GOP Rep. Implores Rubio, Cruz to Stop Fighting Each Other and Team Up to Stop Trump

8 months agoNews : Mediaite

Republican Congressman Trent Franks is making a big plea today to both Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio to stop fighting and team up to take down Donald Trump.

Arizona Congressman’s Tweet About Bill of Rights Unfortunately Fails on Every Level

10 months agoNews : Slate: The Slatest

Arizona Republican Rep. Trent Franks wanted to celebrate the anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights on Tuesday with a nice tweet: Some notes: It was 1791, not 1971, obviously. The way you can tell this is that the actual...Show More Summary

Please Allow Me to Introduce the Congressman who Represents Valley Forge

TPM posted the MSNBC video of Arizona Congressman Trent Franks telling a reporter that what we need is a Valley Forge American to step up and become Speaker of the House. Fortunately for Congressman Franks, Valley Forge is mostly in the 7th Congressional District of PA so he doesn’t have to look hard for the [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.

GOP Rep. Compares Planned Parenthood Fight to Fight Against Slavery

last yearNews : Mediaite

Republican Congressman Trent Franks today compared the current fight against Planned Parenthood to when Americans fought years ago to end slavery.

Congressman Slams Obama: “He Hasn’t Said a Word About Planned Parenthood Selling Aborted Babies”

During today’s Congressional hearing over Planned Parenthood’s sale of aborted babies and their body parts, pro-life Congressman Trent Frank criticized pro-abortion President Barack Obama. Franks said the president has yet to utter a single word in condemnation of Planned Parenthood’s sale of aborted babies for research. Show More Summary

NC Republican reveals his ‘primary mission’ as congressman: ‘We’re here as emissaries for Christ’

last yearNews : The Raw Story

A North Carolina Republican told a religious gathering that his “primary mission” as a congressman was to promote the Gospel of Christ. Rep. Robert Pittenger (R-NC) appeared last week alongside Reps. Trent Franks (R-AZ) and Louie Gohmert (R-TX) at the weeklong “Celebrate America” revival...

Republican Congressman: Obama’s Allowing ‘Jihad To Put Their Finger On The Nuclear Button’

I think it would be safer to have “jihad” on the button than Arizona Congressman Trent Franks. “There comes a time when Israel will not be able to reach from the air, without some ground forces, some of the potential facilities that could come into being and if they don’t do it at the right [...]

West Virginia Democrat Introduces 20-Week Abortion Ban Similar to Congressman Trent Franks

Lawmakers in West Virginia introduced a bill Tuesday mirroring the 20-week abortion ban legislation introduced by Congress. HB 2153, the deceptively named Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, would make illegal abortions after 20...Show More Summary

Sounds Legit

[Content Note: Christian Supremacy; anti-atheism; holocaust reference.]This is a sitting Republican congressman:Last month, Rep. Trent Franks appeared on a conference call with Virginia pastor and failed lieutenant governor candidate E.W. Show More Summary

Republican Congressman: ISIS Is On Our Border!

Arizona scare-monger Trent Franks says ISIS is on our southern border. Buzzfeed reports: Franks, appearing on E.W. Jackson’s radio program over the weekend, appeared to cite a report from a conservative website that has been dismissed by federal law enforcement officials about ISIS operating in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on the border with El Paso. “It [...]

Rep: Trent Franks: Obama Wouldn’t Care If Al Qaeda Attacked Texas

Texas Republican Congressman Trent Franks must have had a difficult time coming up with something difficult to say about President Obama, so he had to reach for this one. Rep. Trent Franks stopped by the Family Research Council’s “Washington Watch” yesterday to discuss the plight of a Sudanese woman who is facing a death sentence […]

GOP Congressman Agrees: Obama Acts Like A Secret Muslim

Congressman Trent Franks of Arizona agreed with Muslim basher Robert Spencer when they both appeared at a conservative forum last month. A member of the audience asked Spencer — to laughter and applause — that if the Quran dictates that apostates must face execution, “If so, how does this apply to Obama? And if so, […]

A bunch of sad wingnut lunatics plan to overthrow President Obama next week

3 years agoHumor : Death and Taxes

Larry Klayman, Alan Keyes, GOP Congressman Trent Franks, Pat Boone and friends are all totally going to arrest the president.

Republican Congressman To Appear At Rally Calling For Overthrow Of Obama

Arizona Congressman Trent Franks is set to appear at a rally to call for the overthrow of President Obama. So nice to know that he represents a party that so often touts love of our Constitution and democratic way of life. Heading the event is right-wing activist Larry Klayman, who wants to force the “evil […]

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