Jason Chaffetz proves the House is no home for ambitious politicians - KXLF Butte News

Rep. Jason Chaffetz said on Wednesday, February 1, 2017, that President Donald Trump's possible conflicts of interest could be among the more than 40 items the House Oversight Committee investigates. Analysis by Chris Cillizza Editor-at-large.

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(WASHINGTON) -- House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz will not run for re-election in 2018, he announced in a Facebook post Wednesday. "After long consultation with my family and prayerful consideration, I have decided I will not be a ...

Chaffetz: After fifteen years, time to retire from politics - Hot Air

Hmmm. Forget about the tea leaves from Kansas and Georgia. The decision from Jason Chaffetz, chair of the House Oversight Committee and a leading conservative from the safe confines of Utah, to retire after five terms might be interpreted as a sign of ...

Analysis: Why is Chaffetz stepping down from Congress? - Utah Policy

But would he really pass up a chance at the U.S. Senate if Sen. Orrin Hatch decides to retire? We'll see. Chaffetz seriously thought about running against Hatch five years ago, only to step out of the race after the Salt Lake Tribune and other media ...

After Georgia Special Election, Jason Chaffetz Quits The House As A Blue Wave Builds For 2018 - PoliticusUSA

It is not a coincidence that Chaffetz announced his decision after the Georgia House special election provided more evidence of a blue wave building for 2018. In a statement, Rep. Chaffetz made it clear that he was specifically sitting out the 2018 ...

Jason Chaffetz Will Not Run for Reelection to Congress in 2018 - TIME

Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz, who heads the House Oversight Committee, will not run for reelection in 2018. The Utah Congressman wrote on Facebook that he had made a personal decision to return to the private sector, claiming that he was confident ...

Rep. Jason Chaffetz won't seek re-election - WTOP

WASHINGTON — The chair of the House Oversight Committee, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, will not seek re-election in 2018, he announced on Facebook on Wednesday. The Utah Republican used his post as chairman to interfere in local D.C. governance. Chaffetz ...

Ex-Bush WH ethics lawyer on Chaffetz: 'If you can't do a job right, quit' - The Hill (blog)

Former President George W. Bush's White House ethics lawyer on Wednesday praised Rep. Jason Chaffetz · Jason ChaffetzThe Hill's 12:30 Report Ex-Bush WH ethics lawyer on Chaffetz: 'If you can't do a job right, quit' Chaffetz won't run for reelection ...

Powerful Republican Jason Chaffetz says he won't run for Congress again - VICE News

Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz unexpectedly announced Wednesday that he would not run for reelection in 2018 or any other office. The chairman of the powerful House Oversight Committee, Chaffetz also ran for Speaker of the House in 2015 after ...

House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Will Not Seek Re-Election - WKAR

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, announced that he will not run for re-election in 2018, and will not seek any public office next year. Chaffetz wrote in a Facebook post on Wednesday morning, ...

GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz Announces He Won't Run for Re-Election in 2018 - NBCNews.com

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, announced Wednesday that will not run for re-election in 2018, a surprise decision from the congressman who raised his profile investigating the administration of President Barack Obama. "After long consultation with my ...

Oversight Chairman Chaffetz Won't Run to Keep Seat in 2018 - PJ Media

President Trump chats with Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) at an address to a joint session of Congress on Feb. 28, 2017. (Rex Features via AP Images). WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee says he won't ...

Russian journalist dies after attack in St. Petersburg - East Grand Forks Exponent

A prominent Russian journalist has died of his injuries six weeks after being attacked in St. Petersburg. The death Wednesday of 73-year-old Nikolai Andrushchenko was reported by Russian media outlets that cited his lawyer and the editor-in-chief of ...

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz says he will not run for re-election in 2018 - WFTV Orlando

In a surprise announcement, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) said he would not run for re-election to the Congress, or any other office in 2018, as the high profile chairman of the House Oversight Committee will leave the U.S. House after his current terms ...

GOP Rep. Jason Chaffetz Will Not Run for Re-Election in 2018 - Mediaite

Jason Chaffetz, chairman of the House Oversight Committee, has announced that he will not seek re-election for his seat in 2018. The Utah Republican representative has been a major figure in Congress for years, particularly noteworthy for his ...

House Oversight head Chaffetz to leave Congress after 2018 - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) listens to testimony during a committee hearing about the private email server of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, used during her tenure as ...

Jason out of the House: Chaffetz says he won't run for re-election in 2018 - Salon

Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah — who has caught considerable flak for refusing to use his position as chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to vigorously investigate President Donald Trump — has announced that ...

Rep. Jason Chaffetz will not seek re-election - CBS News

The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, will not seek re-election in 2018, the congressman announced Wednesday, opting instead to work in the private sector. “For those that would speculate ...

Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz Will Not Seek Re-Election - Daily Caller

Republican Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz announced he would not seek re-election in 2018, according to a Wednesday announcement on his personal Facebook page. Chaffetz has served as a congressman since 2009, and served as the chairman of the ...

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz announces he will not seek re-election in 2018 - KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY — Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, announced Wednesday he is not running for re-election — or any other office — in 2018. Chaffetz, 50, said in a Facebook post he has "made a personal decision to return to the private sector." He told KSL ...