Trent Franks

Trent Franks is the U.S. Representative for , serving in Congress since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district, numbered as the 2nd District from 2003 to 2013, is located in the West Valley portion of the Valley of the Sun and includes Glendale, Surprise, Sun City, Peoria and part of western Phoenix. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Trent Franks has 375 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 House Committee as a Republican Representative for Arizona's 2nd district. The year with the most videos was 2007 with 47 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 6,857 views per program. Most appearances with Marsha Blackburn (8), Steve King (8), Jeb Hensarling (7). Most common tags: Abortion, Roe v. Wade, Military.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2013 - Present U.S. Representative, R-AZ 8th View Map Videos: 121


U.S. Representative, R-AZ 2nd View Map January 7, 2003 - January 3, 2013 Videos: 254

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    By a 235-192 vote, the House passed H.R. 3219, the Make America Secure Appropriations Act, which includes Defense, Energy…

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House continued consideration of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018.

  • Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, Part 3

    Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act, Part 3

    The House Armed Services Committee considered the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2018 and several…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House debated and approved several bills under suspension of the rules.

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House debated and passed a bill making it easier for the secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs to remove…

  • Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Budget

    Fiscal Year 2018 Defense Budget

    Defense Secretary James Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chair Gen. Joseph Dunford testified before the House Armed Services…

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