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PRESS RELEASE

OFFICES OF THE EIGHTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF ARIZONA TO REMAIN OPEN TO SERVE AND ASSIST CONSTITUENTS

December 11, 2017

Washington, D.C. -- The Washington, D.C., office and the district office of former Representative Trent Franks will continue to serve the people of the Eighth Congressional District of Arizona under the supervision of the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Representative Franks resigned from Congress effective December 8, 2017.

Staff members of Representative Franks remain on the House payroll under the supervision of the Clerk of the House to receive and undertake constituent casework, to help in handling business with the departments of the executive branch of the government, to provide general status information on pending legislation, and to offer other general constituent services provided by House offices. The Clerk of the House is Karen L. Haas.

The Washington, D.C., office and the Arizona district office are presently open on a daily basis to accommodate congressional business. Under House rules, the Clerk manages the offices when a Member dies, resigns, or is expelled. This authority, which does not include voting representation, continues until a successor is elected to fill the vacant seat. This is the ninth vacancy to occur during the 115th Congress. Nine vacancies occurred in the 114th Congress.

The Washington office is located in 2435 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC 20515, telephone (202) 225-4576. Mail addressed to the Office of the Eighth Congressional District of Arizona will be delivered through the internal House mail distribution system.

The district office is located at 7121 West Bell Road, Suite 200, Glendale, AZ 85308.

Requests for further details should be directed to the Office of the Clerk
(202) 225-7000.


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