Bank associations representing every state in the country sent a letter to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Tuesday, encouraging Congress to review the tax exemption given to credit unions. Unlike banks, which are subject to corporate income taxes, credit unions are exempt; but the exemption, which dates to the Great Depression-era, has […]
In a late evening tweet Monday, President Trump announced his endorsement of Mitt Romney for the soon-to-be-vacant Senate seat of Orrin Hatch (R-Utah). The President tweeted: “Mitt Romney has announced he is running for the Senate from the wonderful State of Utah. Show More Summary
Mitt Romney is running to replace retiring Senator Orrin Hatch
The senator, who once employed Porter, explained why he defended him against domestic abuse allegations.
President Trump cast his support for Mitt Romney's run to fill Orrin Hatch's soon-to-be vacated Senate seat in a Monday night tweet. “He will make a great Senator and worthy successor to @OrrinHatch, and has my full support and endorsement!”...Show More Summary
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) has reportedly apologized for defending his former chief of staff Rob Porter, who recently resigned from President Donald Trump’s administration following allegations that he abused his two ex-wives.
Colbie Holderness and Jennie Willoughby, ex-wives of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, have received letters of apology from Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT), who defended his former aide from “a vile attack” after two ex-wives accused Porter of domestic [...]
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) has reportedly sent apology letters to the ex-wives of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned earlier this month over allegations of domestic abuse. Hatch apologized to Jennifer Willoughby...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump loves to compare himself to Abraham Lincoln. Honest Abe would disagree. Just last month, at a gathering of GOP lawmakers, Trump placed himself on Mount Rushmore again, asserting that Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) “actually once said I’m the greatest president in the history of our country. I said, does that include Lincoln and Washington? He said […]
The Utah Republican reportedly wrote apology letters to Porter's ex-wives for initially defending Porter after abuse allegations
Romney announced his bid for the Utah Senate seat currently held by Orrin Hatch earlier Friday. The post Mitt Romney Gets His First Big Endorsement appeared first on RedState.
Mitt Romney, former Republican presidential candidate and Trump "critic", is to run for the Utah senate seat vacated by Orrin Hatch's retirement. Romney's run has already faced some resistance: the head of the state's Republican Party criticized him for not having deep enough ties to the state. Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney will announce Thursday that he’s running for the Utah Senate seat held by retiring Orrin Hatch, three people with direct knowledge of the plan confirmed Wednesday. Show More Summary
The Salt Lake Tribune took aim at Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch (R) over the weekend after he sided with a White House staffer who was accused of domestically abusing two ex-wives. In an piece published on Sunday, the paper’s editorial board attacks Hatch for saying that no newspaper should print...
PROGRESS: Bill to prohibit campus ‘free speech zones’ introduced in U.S. Senate. Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah announced that he was introducing legislation to protect free speech on campus. The bill, called the “Free Right to Expression in Education Act,” would prohibit public institutions of higher education from quarantining free expression into small, misleadingly labeled […]
He seems more heartbroken for himself than the woman who got punched in the face.
The Daily Beast reports: On Tuesday afternoon, senior White House officials reached out to Sen. Orrin Hatch’s (R-UT) office with an urgent request. They needed the Utah Republican to put together a statement praising his former chief of staff and then-White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter. Show More Summary
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Washington’s premier enabler of the unregulated supplement industry and a founding bro of the #It’sNotTime movement, has a long record of slamming women who blow the whistle on men behaving badly.
White House officials told Sen. Orrin Hatch’s (R-UT) office that the story that White House staff secretary Rob Porter had abused his two ex-wives was the product of a “smear campaign” being orchestrated against Porter by his political enemies, the [...]