Trent Franks Net Worth: Former U.S. Representative for Arizona who also served in Congress from 2003 to 2017, Trent Franks has an estimated net worth of $40 million.
Trent Franks was born on June 19, 1957 in Uravan, Colorado to Juanita and Edward Taylor Franks. He attended Briggsdale high School and then went to National Center for Constitutional Studies. Franks began his political career in 1984 by running for a seat in Arizona House of Representatives. He defeated Democrat Glenn Davis by 155 votes and then he was defeated in his re-election in November 1986.
IN 1994, he ran for the Arizona’s 4th Congressional district after Republican Jon Kyl decided to run for the senate. But he lost that election to John Shadegg by 13% of the vote. In 2002 general election, however, he won that against Democrat Randy Camacho by 23% of the vote. As a U.S. Representative for Arizona8, he served in congress from 2003 to 2017.
Recently, Franks has been in investigation by the House Ethics Committee for credible claims of misconduct. It states that Franks and his wife were struggling with infertility and he asked two female staff members if they would consider serving as surrogate mothers for Franks and his wife. However he clearly denied those allegations. Following those reports, he resigned from the Congress on December 8, 2017.
Trent Franks net worth is estimated to be $33.2 million as of 2014 as per reported by members-of-congress.insidegov.com. As of 2017, Trent Franks net worth is estimated to be around $38-$40 million. By 2014, his net worth was 31 times more than average member of Congress and 39 times more than the average representative.