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Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign

Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign

Also, Republic columnist Laurie Roberts' take on the breaking news is here.

"If this turns out to be true, there won't be that many people who are surprised", the Arizona Republican said, according to the report.

Franks' statement is expected to come Thursday night.

Roll Call is reporting that Rep. Trent Franks (R-AZ) will step down from his seat in the near future.

Growth and robust global travel demand lifts airlines
Latin America: Airlines in Latin America are forecast to generate a $900 million net profit in 2018, up from $700 million in 2017. Passenger demand growth will likely continue in 2018, based on the global economic upturn of recent months, Oxley said.

Trent Franks, one of the most conservative members of the House of Representatives, is resigning today, according to Politico, which was briefed on the matter by a Republican operative. It did not elaborate why Franks has chosen to resign.

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., announced on the Senate floor Thursday that he will leave office at the end of the year. He also faced accusations from women of improper sexual behavior that he's contesting.

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

The congressman serves on the Armed Services Committee and the Judiciary Committee, in addition to be a member of the House Freedom Caucus. The institute advocates for policies created to protect children and families.


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