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Trump praises Hatch for insisting on monument review

President Donald Trump is praising Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch for his dogged push for a review of national monuments on federal lands. Trump called the Utah lawmaker "tough" Wednesday … Click to Continue »

Orrin Hatch inadvertently helps end the debate over the deficit

In the Obama era, Republicans pretended to care about the deficit. In the Trump era, the GOP is dropping the pretense.

Orrin Hatch Says He Can Accept Temporary Tax Cuts That Raise Deficit

4 days agoNews : NYTimes: News

Senator Orrin Hatch, the Republican leader of the Senate Finance Committee, said on Tuesday that he could support such cuts if they helped stimulate the economy.

Committee approves Trump's choice to lead trade office

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel has unanimously approved President Donald Trump's pick to represent the U.S. in trade negotiations. Democrats agreed to the waiver after earning commitments from Chairman Orrin Hatch to work with them to protect coal miners' health care benefits as part of a spending bill to keep the government running.

Huh: Evan McMullin 33, Orrin Hatch 29 in three-way Utah Senate poll

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Poll Shows McMullin Could Beat Hatch

A new JMC Analytics poll in Utah found Evan McMullin (I) would defeat Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) in a head-to-head match up, 33% to 29%, with an unnamed Democrat at 11% and 27% either undecided or for someone else.

Orrin Hatch raises $1.3M for possible re-election run

Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch has raised about $1.3 million in campaign donations in recent months as he prepares for a possible re-election run, something the long-serving Republican has opened the … Click to Continue »

ROMNEY BUST: Sen. Orrin Hatch Vows To Bid For Eighth Term Because “Trump Is All Over Me To Run Again”

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

The Hill reports: Sen. Orrin Hatch (Utah), the most senior GOP senator, said on Monday that he is currently planning on running for an eighth Senate term. “I fully intend to run again, but I’m going to take time and think it over and make up my mind on that, but right now, yes, I’m... The post ROMNEY BUST: Sen. Show More Summary

Hatch Says He’ll Run Again

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) told KUTV that he plans to seek re-election in 2018. But he added he could change his mind, “If my wife gets sick, or I get sick, or something like that.”

Romney Approached for Potential Senate Run

If Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch of Utah decides to retire next year, Mitt Romney is being sought to run, AP reports. Hatch, 83, is the longest-serving GOP senator after taking office in 1977. "I'm planning on running, but if I for some reason withdrew, I'd be thrilled if Mitt Romney would be willing to consider it," Hatch said. Show More Summary

The IRS Scandal, Day 1430: At Least 1 Top Republican in Congress Really Likes Commissioner Koskinen

Salt Lake City Tribune, At Least 1 Top Republican in Congress Really Likes IRS Head: Orrin Hatch: At least one powerful Republican in Congress really likes IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. Utah's Orrin Hatch might be the only one. Hatch gave Koskinen a warm welcome at a Senate hearing Thursday, a...

McConnell Talks To Romney About 2018 Senate Bid

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Politico reports: Mitch McConnell said Friday that he has talked with Mitt Romney about running for the Utah Senate seat now held by Orrin Hatch. But the Senate majority leader made clear that Hatch would have his full support for any reelection bid. Show More Summary

Mitt Romney Is Toying With a Senate Run From Utah

He’ll only do it though if Senator Orrin Hatch retires and gives his blessing.

Congress seen as not likely to pass tax overhaul quickly

House GOP leaders say the tax is key to lowering the top corporate income tax rate from 35 percent to 20 percent. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says he wants to work with Democrats to overhaul the tax code. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told a Senate panel that "there would be no absolute tax cut for the upper class" in Trump's tax plan. [...]Show More Summary

Sen. Hatch Admits Garland Non-Vote Was Political

CNN called out Republican Senator Orrin Hatch for playing politics with Obama's Merrick Garland nomination this morning. Hatch's excuse is that Democrats are doing the same thing to Neil Gorsuch. And when called on his hypocrisy, Hatch...Show More Summary

‘That’s total BS’: Sen. Orrin Hatch loses it on CNN after he’s accused of Supreme Court ‘double standard’

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) insisted on Monday that any comparison between Republican obstruction of President Barack Obama’s Supreme Court and the handling of President Donald Trump’s nominee was “total B.S.” The Utah Republican told CNN co-hosts John Berman and Poppy Harlow...

‘That’s Total BS’: Orrin Hatch Gets Testy After CNN Grilling on Gorsuch

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Asked by CNN's John Berman and Poppy Harlow about what Berman said "seems to be a double standard," the Utah Senator offered a testy response.

Senate repeals Labor Dept. municipal retirement plan rule

4 weeks agoNews : The Cutline

A divided U.S. Senate on Thursday killed a regulation that had exempted city-run retirement savings plans for low-income workers from strict pension protection laws. Utah Republican Orrin Hatch, the resolution's sponsor, has said he expects the Senate to soon repeal a related rule on state-operated retirement plans. Show More Summary

Orrin Hatch Says Romney Would Be 'Perfect' Person to Fill His Senate Seat

Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) is considering retiring from Congress - and he has an idea of who should replace him. On Tuesday, the senator said he...

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