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Jason Chaffetz

  1. ‘RINO’ Curtis Wins Utah GOP Special House PrimaryHe finished fifth at the GOP district convention and was attacked by out-of-state conservatives as a RINO, but John Curtis prevailed in the primary.
  2. In Utah Today, Voters Are Picking Jason Chaffetz’s SuccessorIn a deep-red House district, the mayor of Provo is the front-runner but is under attack as a RINO.
  3. The Democrats’ Losing Streak Will Likely End in NovemberThe party needs a win in a nationally significant and competitive contest. There is still hope this year.
  4. FBI Refuses to Share Comey Memos With CongressThe former FBI director wrote detailed memos on his meetings with President Trump, and Congress is desperate to have them.
  5. Chaffetz Is Abruptly Retiring From Congress — Is His Next Gig About to Begin?He seems ready for some network screen time.
  6. the national interest
    Trump’s Protective Republican Wall in Congress CracksThe situation in Congress changed dramatically in one evening.
  7. Obama’s $400K Speech Renews Chaffetz’s Passion for Presidential OversightHe plans to take action over Obama’s “hypocrisy,” but still isn’t very interested in investigating Trump.
  8. jason not in the house
    Chaffetz Takes Weeks-Long Leave From Congress Owing to Foot SurgeryHe says it has nothing to do with his recently announced plan to leave before the end of his term.
  9. Flynn Likely Broke Law in Accepting Russian Payments, Lawmakers SayBut the White House says it is “unable” to provide the House Oversight Committee with documents on payments Flynn accepted from foreign governments.
  10. jason not in the house
    Chaffetz May Not Finish Congressional Term, Says There’s ‘Absolutely’ No ScandalHe’s been “given more enemas by more people over the last eight years than you can possibly imagine,” so you know he’s clean.
  11. Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz Will Not Seek ReelectionThe Republican whose indifference to Trump’s corruption put the “oversight” in House Oversight Chair is returning to the private sector.
  12. the national interest
    House Republicans to Trump: Steal All You WantWe interrupt the House Republican “civil war” to bring you a supposedly independent branch working for the president.
  13. Chaffetz: GOP Bill Will Let Americans Choose Between Health Care and iPhonesOne GOP lawmaker boasts that health care will be affordable under the House’s new bill — so long as low-income people stop buying iPhones.
  14. Chuck Schumer Demands Sessions Resign for Misleading CongressMeanwhile, some GOP lawmakers are calling for the attorney general to recuse himself from any investigation of Russian hacking.
  15. Jason Chaffetz Keeps Focus on What Really Matters: Hillary Clinton’s EmailsThe House Oversight chair is seeking charges against the ex–State Department employee who helped set up Hillary Clinton’s private email server.
  16. politics
    Chaffetz Claims, Without Evidence, That Town-Hall Protesters Were Paid OutsidersHe also suggested that Democrats “have nothing but flailing and screaming” in response to the presidency of Donald Trump.
  17. early and often
    Hundreds Confront Congressman Jason Chaffetz at Rowdy Utah Town HallAfter answering questions about his failure to investigate President Trump, the Oversight Committee chairman left 40 minutes early.
  18. GOP Oversight Chair Calls Conway Promoting Ivanka’s Brand ‘Unacceptable’But the president attacking private companies for dropping Ivanka’s brand is, apparently, totally fine.
  19. Chaffetz Assures Everyone That Trump Wouldn’t Even Let Him Talk About OversightThe congressman tasked with holding Trump accountable explains that he did exactly what the president said he should do.
  20. ethics
    Chaffetz Goes After Ethics Watchdog Who Dared to Criticize TrumpEarlier this week, the House Oversight Committee chairman vowed that he wouldn’t defend Trump at every turn.
  21. early and often
    Chaffetz Continues Clinton Email Probe, Hasn’t Mulled Trump Business ConflictsIf issues arise with the president-elect, he’ll investigate – but for now he’s more focused on emails.
  22. early and often
    Congressman Chaffetz Thinks Trump Has Yet to Do Anything Worth InvestigatingThe Oversight Committee chair, who bragged about what he had in store for Clinton, says calls for a Trump probe are “almost silly.”
  23. early and often
    Congressman Chaffetz Has Suddenly Lost Interest in Investigating the PresidentThe poor guy was so excited about being a thorn in President Clinton’s side.
  24. the national interest
    Republicans Already Have a Plan to Make Clinton’s Presidency a Living HellWe will yearn for the cooperation and love they showed Obama.
  25. early and awkward
    Congressman Who Unendorsed Trump Over ‘Abhorrent’ Video Will Vote for Him AnywayChaffetz is preparing to launch endless Clinton investigations, doesn’t have time to fight Trump supporters.
  26. politics
    Jason Chaffetz Will Challenge Kevin McCarthy for Speaker of the HouseHe’ll be the underdog, but still represents the first viable threat to McCarthy and the GOP Establishment.
  27. really?
    Secret Service Forced to Apologize AgainWhat did they do this time?
  28. the national interest
    Weekend GOP Almost-Impeachment UpdateThe big peach is not quite ripe yet.
  29. the hunt for red november
    Jon Huntsman’s Former Chief of Staff Endorses Mitt RomneyHot Mormon love triangle.
  30. oh republicans!
    GOP Infighting Over Fake Census Mailers Is Getting UncomfortableRepublican congressmen say the RNC is intentionally trying to deceive people.