renegadebusdallas.com
renegadebusdallas.com December 12, 2017


Rep. Trent Franks is resigning from Congress

08 December 2017, 01:45 | Marta Robbins

Rep. Trent Franks is reportedly going to resign

A MARCH 24 2017 FILE

An unnamed Arizona Republican told RollCall that "rumors" of inappropriate behavior have been "swirling around" Franks "for years, at least in 2012".

"The statement will explain", he said. The bombshell about Franks also comes amid rumors that major United States media outlets are working on a major exposé about lawmakers who have been accused of sexual harassment and used taxpayer funds to settle disputes. Al Franken's high-profile resignation earlier on Thursday.

Franks has been a member of the far-right House Freedom Caucus.

Conyers denied the allegations, while Franken said some of the accusations against him were untrue and he remembered other incidents differently from his accusers.

Dhoni may return as CSK skipper after new IPL rule
For uncapped players' retention, the franchises will have to dish out INR 3 Crores per player from their pre-auction purse. Two new teams, Rising Pune Supergiant and Gujarat Lions squads were introduced to replace the suspended teams.

Both Reps. Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) and David Schweikert (R-Ariz.) spoke with Franks on Thursday night but refused to discuss the matter.

Franks drew a sharp response from Democrats during a 2013 House committee debate when he said "the incidence of rape resulting in pregnancy are very low".

There is no word on who could replace Franks at this time.

As he walked past reporters outside the floor of the House of Representatives, Franks said: "I'll let the statement speak for itself".



Other News

Trending Now

Deutsche Bank subpoenaed to provide Trump accounts' data
FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of Germany's Deutsche Bank is seen early evening in Frankfurt, Germany, January 26, 2016. At this point, we don't know exactly what Mueller is looking for in the Deutsche Bank records.

Roy Moore loses lead after sex misconduct allegations
The Democratic candidate leads by 18 points with women while Moore is ahead by 15 points among men, according to the survey. The Senate will deal with Moore if he wins, McConnell told ABC's This Week on Sunday.

Apple reveals the most popular apps, movies and music of 2017
For Apple Music, the most popular album was Drake's More Life and Ed Sheeran snagged the most popular song with Shape of You . Snapchat's 2016 crown was snatched from them, but only just, by the popular Bitmooji app, which is owned by Snap.

Willie Taggart slated as FSU's new head coach
Can Oregon salvage the Class of 2018? The Ducks are 7-5 this season and play in the Las Vegas Bowl later this month. It hasn't even been a year since Taggart held his introductory press conference at OR , replacing Mark Helfrich.

Cold Temperatures Late This Week
Office meteorologist Charles Powell also warned temperatures could drop even lower than last week as northerly gales blast the UK. By Friday morning , up to eight inches of snow has been forecast in the Scottish Highlands by STV weather presenter Sean Batty.

Senators Seek Delay on Net Neutrality Vote
Numerous comments, Schneiderman said, were filed using false identities, including those of minors and deceased people. Specifically, the groups propose the FCC delay the vote until a pending court case before the U.S.

Bryan Singer Fired From Queen Biopic Amid Reports of Erratic Behavior
Sources tell the Hollywood Reporter that Singer, who according to reports has frequently been late to set, has made filming hard . The outlet says an insider claims Singer is "suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder because of the tensions on the set".

McCaskill, other Democratic women senators call for Franken to resign
Al Franken appears to place his hands on model and radio host Leeann Tweeden's breasts in this photo released by Tweeden. In a growing tweet storm, Democratic senators were calling Wednesday (Dec. 6) for the resignation of Sen.

Super big black hole from early universe farthest ever found
Then, the neutral hydrogen was ionized by the first quasars , which are supermassive black holes at the center of galaxies. Much bigger black holes are out there, but none so far away - at least among those found so far.

Argentina must improve to succeed in Russia - Messi
The mercurial playmaker was aware of Argentina's complications and conceeded that there are better teams in the competition. People want results and, if they don't get results, they want new faces ". "I understand Masche.