John Curtis, the mayor of Provo, Utah, on Tuesday secured the Republican nomination to fill the seat vacated by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R.), who retired from Congress in late June.
Utah members of anti-Trump “resistance” group Indivisible that organized protests of Republican congressman Jason Chaffetz earlier this year are now working to play a role in the Republican primary election to fill his seat.
Fox News has officially hired Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah), who is set to leave Congress on Friday, as its newest contributor, according to a statement from the network.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) thinks members of Congress should receive a $2,500 per month housing allowance, arguing that a stipend would help lawmakers who cannot afford two residences.
A total of 30 Republican members of Congress have either been attacked or revealed that they were the victim of a death threat since the beginning of May.
The Republican Steering Committee on Thursday supported Rep. Trey Gowdy (R., S.C.) to become the next chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) said Monday that he is a “definite maybe” for a cable news career once he officially leaves Congress on June 30.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R., Utah) on Wednesday spoke out about his impending departure from Congress, saying that “at some point, you’ve got to get off this crazy train.”