House Oversight Chair Jason Chaffetz Will Not Seek Re-Election

Rep. Jason Chaffetz speaks during a hearing on Capitol Hill in 2016.

Jason Chaffetz, the Utah Republican, says he will not seek any office in 2018 — tamping down speculation that he could challenge Sen. Orrin Hatch in a re-election bid.

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