Republican congressman expected to resign over sexual misconduct claims

NATION-NOW     Arizona Rep. Trent Franks expected to resign     
       Arizona Rep. Trent Franks to resign

"We will have a statement a little bit later, but that's all I can tell you right now", Franks said, according to Roll Call news website. "The statement will explain".

Roll Call first reported on Franks's expected resignation.

"There's been rumors swirling around him for years, at least in 2012", a Republican official told the outlet.

Franks was spotted on the House floor during votes Thursday night, speaking with fellow Arizona Republicans Andy Biggs and David Schweikert.

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Representing a solidly-Republican swath of Arizona, north of Phoenix, Franks built a reputation as a hard-line conservative since joining Congress in 2003.

"Half of all black children are aborted", Franks infamously said in 2010. He's a staunch social conservative who sponsored House-passed legislation to make it a crime for any person to perform an abortion if the age of the fetus is 20 weeks or more.

His Arizona district went big for President Trump in the presidential election, and he was considered a reliable supporter of the president's agenda. He is now serving his eighth term in the United States Congress.

Allegations about Franks come hours after Minnesota Sen.

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