Stories tagged: Jason Chaffetz
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:07 a.m.
The Spokane County GOP is considering whether to continue raffling guns as part of its annual Lincoln Day fundraiser, said Stephanie Cates, chairwoman of the party.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
The mayor in the Mormon stronghold of Provo won a three-way Republican primary Tuesday in the race to replace former Rep. Jason Chaffetz, putting him on track to clinch the …
Tue., July 11, 2017, 2:58 p.m.
Jason Chaffetz, having served just a quarter of his current House term, and at the finale of an unusually balky resignation process, recently proposed that the pay and benefits package …
Wed., June 28, 2017, 10:59 a.m.
A Republican who is quitting Congress at the end of the week is heading to Fox News.
Thu., June 8, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Congressman Trey Gowdy has been tapped to lead the powerful House Oversight and Government Reform Committee after Chairman Jason Chaffetz leaves Congress at the end of month.
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz announced Thursday he will resign from Congress next month, saying a “mid-life crisis” had compelled him to step away from his chairmanship of the House Oversight Committee …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 2:46 p.m.
Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz’s decision not to seek another term in Congress and possibly resign sets the GOP congressman up for a 2020 run for governor without a damaging re-election …
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 8:24 p.m.
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz announced Wednesday he will not run for re-election to his House seat in 2018.
Thu., March 2, 2017
You don’t need to be a partisan Democrat to know that, as former president George W. Bush told NBC, “we all need answers” on Trump’s Russia ties. But the congressional …
Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
The Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee is asking the attorney general to pursue criminal charges against a former State Department employee who helped set up Democrat Hillary Clinton’s …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz is asking the White House for information about security protocols at Mar-a-Lago after President Donald Trump pored over documents related to North Korea at a table on …
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 4:33 p.m.
The Republican chairman of the House Oversight Committee met with Donald Trump on Tuesday, agreed with the president’s request not to talk about oversight and reiterated that it’s unlikely his …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 2:25 p.m.
Democrats on Monday made their strongest call to date for a congressional investigation into President-elect Donald Trump’s business entanglements and possible conflicts of interest, asking the GOP’s top House investigator …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 12:05 p.m.
A leading House Democrat called on Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz to launch an investigation of President-elect Donald Trump’s financial arrangements “to ensure that he does not …
Wed., Oct. 26, 2016, 4:49 p.m.
If Republicans retain control of the House, something GOP-friendly maps make possible even in the event of a Trump loss, Clinton will become the first president since George H.W. Bush …
Wed., May 18, 2016, 10:49 a.m.
The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has introduced a resolution to censure IRS Commissioner John Koskinen.
Sat., Oct. 31, 2015
Inept questioning allows Clinton, others to elude accountability.