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Lindsey Graham to Become Senate Judiciary Chairman and Trump Point Man
The formerly independent Graham will now be the point man for Trump in a very sensitive position.
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Republican Senator to Kavanaugh Protesters: ‘Grow Up’
Not his finest moment.
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Republican Senator Orrin Hatch to Kavanaugh Protesters: ‘Grow Up’
Not his finest moment.
Hatch Apologizes to McCain for Suggesting Trump Should Attend His Funeral
Even one of the president’s most zealous supporters realized he was out of line on this one.
Hatch: It’s ‘Ridiculous’ That John McCain Didn’t Invite Trump to His Funeral
Orrin Hatch can’t understand why McCain wouldn’t want a draft dodger — who mocked him for being a POW — at his burial.
Utah GOP Passes New Rule That Could Eject Romney From Ballot
This is probably less about the candidate than regular old party warfare.
Mitt Romney Announces U.S. Senate Run With Small Swipes at Trump
“On Utah’s Capitol Hill, people treat one another with respect,” Romney says, an obvious reference to you-know-who.
State Party Chair’s Attack on Romney Is Sour Grapes, Not a Threat
Yes, there will be grumbling, but the 2018 Senate race in Utah is definitely Mitt Romney’s to lose.
Senator Gets Caught Taking Off Imaginary Glasses
The Ultimate Orrin Hatch Party Playlist
Now that he’s retiring, the GOP senator can finally get back to his true passion: music.
Orrin Hatch to Retire, Meaning We Might See Senator Mitt Romney in 2019
Having the GOP presidential nominee and anti-Trump firebrand in the Republican caucus would be interesting.
Senator Orrin Hatch ‘Grateful’ for Editorial About His ‘Utter Lack of Integrity’
Did he read the story?
Temporary Spending Bill to Include Temporary Funding for CHIP
Looks like Congress will provide relief for the very popular but fiscally strapped program providing health insurance for kids.
Hatch: If AL Voters Want Alleged Sexual Abuser in Congress, They Can Have One
In sharp contrast to his fellow Mormon Mitt Romney, Orrin Hatch now sees nothing wrong with Roy Moore’s behavior if he’s elected.
Trump and Bannon Don’t Want Senator Romney — But They Might Not Have Much Say
Both the president and his former strategist seem to prefer incumbent Senator Orrin Hatch, and Utahns might not care.
New GOP Tax-Cut Plan Raises Taxes on Virtually Everyone by 2027
Senate Republicans solved their tax plan’s math problem — by phasing out every tax cut in their bill that doesn’t benefit corporations.
Mitt Romney May Be Headed to the Senate
That’s bad news for Bannon.
New GOP Obamacare ‘Fix’ Alternative Is Really Just a Poison Pill
The GOP has drafted a bill that won’t get any Democratic support.
Feinstein Seeks to Join Senate’s Elite 90-and-Over Club
If she runs and wins next year and serves a full term, Dianne Feinstein will become the fifth serving U.S. senator over the age of 90.
Steve Bannon’s Dubious Plan to Purge Senate Republicans
It’s hard to tell whether it’s just talk or a real threat.
CHIP Extension Dangerously Delayed Past Expiration Date
What should have been a no-brainer is getting complicated and dangerous for the 9 million kids and pregnant women covered by CHIP.
Senate to Hold Phony Graham-Cassidy Hearings So They Can Pretend to Deliberate
John McCain is troubled by the Senate’s rushed consideration of health-care legislation. So the GOP is cooking up some bogus hearings for him.
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Can You Find All the Weed Puns in This Senator’s Marijuana-Bill Announcement?
Orrin Hatch really wants you to know he “gets” weed.
Report: Mitt Romney Considering Senate Run in Utah
If Orrin Hatch retires, he’d have a good shot of winning.
Senator Uses Term ‘Shot Their Wad,’ Clarifies He Meant It the Civil War Way
The senator used an interesting term to describe the GOP’s health-care defeat.
The GOP Health-Care Bill Was a Mess. The GOP’s Tax and Budget Plans Are Messier.
The GOP’s plans to use the budget process for health-care and tax legislation are already half-ruined. The worst could be yet to come.
The Final Stake Through the Heart of Repeal Is … Orrin Hatch?
Obamacare is alive, and Anthony Scaramucci’s job is dead.
Orrin Hatch: Mitt Romney to Remain Retired Rich Guy Rather Than Run for Senate
Hatch has previously said he’d retire if Romney were to run.
Mitt Romney Could Become Oldest Popularly Elected Freshman Senator
Most over-70 senators join the upper chamber a bit earlier, so Mitt would be the oldest freshman to be popularly elected if he runs and wins in 2018.
Mitt Romney Is Toying With a Senate Run From Utah
He’ll only do it though if Senator Orrin Hatch retires and gives his blessing.
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Voter Uses Pizza Order to Beg Senator to Reject Trump’s Cabinet Pick
Orrin Hatch’s phone lines were busy, so a woman added a special message to her order.
Two Senior Republican Senators Say the Filibuster Must Stay
Orrin Hatch and Lindsey Graham say no to the nuclear option.
Eight Lawmakers Who Voted Against MLK Day
Most people know about John McCain. What about Chuck Grassley?
Orrin Hatch Probably Going to Die Soon, Says Opponent
Primary Challenger Uses Orrin Hatch’s Old Tricks Against Him
Call it karma.
Jon Huntsman’s Former Chief of Staff Endorses Mitt Romney
Hot Mormon love triangle.
Senator Orrin Hatch Trying Way Too Hard
Calls health-care reform “a one-size-fits-all federal government dumb-ass program” and “an awful piece of crap.”
Now There Are Three Songs About Hanukkah
Yeshiva University’s a cappella group has recorded a Hanukkah song based off of Taio Cruz’s “Dynamite.”
Orrin Hatch Harassing Elena Kagan for Pure Entertainment
You sick man.
Elena Kagan Will Be Confirmed by a 65–35 Vote
That’s our prediction, anyway.
Actual Senator Is Hearing About Hillary Clinton for the Supreme Court
Orrin Hatch has heard things about Hillary. That’s about all we know, though.
Obama Tackles Urgent Matter: College Football Playoffs!
Obama administration to investigate
Orrin Hatch’s Hanukkah Song Is Tearing Up the Charts
Another Hanukkah miracle, brought to you by a Mormon from Utah.
Mormon Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Wrote a Hanukkah Song
No, you read that correctly.
Supreme Court Speculation Period May Be Mercifully Short-lived
Could a nominee be announced by the end of the week?