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Chaffetz: Trump’s Administration
Isn’t Very Different Than Obama’s

Daily Caller, by Thomas Phippen

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 6/19/2017 6:20:29 PM

Departing Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz is disappointed that President Donald Trump’s administration has not been responsive to congressional oversight requests. Chaffetz, the former chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, said that Trump’s administration is almost worse than the previous one when it comes to responding to oversight requests from Congress. “The reality is, sadly, I don’t see much difference between the Trump administration and the Obama administration,” Chaffetz said Sunday on Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson. The Oversight Committee requests documents, communications and testimony from executive agencies at will to investigate allegations of waste, fraud

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Seriously? His departure at the end of June cannot come soon enough. He has been absolutely worthless. I can´t name one thing that he has accomplished. He bloviated a lot during the Benghazi horror show and look what we got out of that. Absolutely nothing. Chaffetz was forceful in his grilling at various hearings and then never followed through. That´s really bad since he is chairman of the Oversight Committee.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 6/19/2017 6:22:34 PM     (No. 11291612)

Contd. How about Lois Lerner and the reprehensible hack Koskinen? Chaffetz recommended censure in May of 2016 of Koskinen that was the first step on the path to impeachment. That was a year ago. Impeachment never happened and Koskinen is still there. Once again he and the Republicans failed. .Those are but two examples. Good riddance to bad rubbish.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs, 6/19/2017 6:23:13 PM     (No. 11291616)

Hey Jason, huh bye.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MorningStar, 6/19/2017 6:42:54 PM     (No. 11291646)

So much potential, but just a terrible disappointment. Sad.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Tallgrass Palms, 6/19/2017 6:44:11 PM     (No. 11291649)

Yeah, well Mr. Chaffetz you are not very different than Maxine Waters.....both in level of intelligence and looks!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: nonsense, 6/19/2017 6:45:54 PM     (No. 11291655)

So the worm turns. Chaffetz is polishing his Lefty creds for his new job at Fox News.

Still say there is something very strange about his abrupt exit from congress.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1, 6/19/2017 6:57:46 PM     (No. 11291671)

President Trump is still trying to get his administration in place.
Way too early to criticize.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: littleorby, 6/19/2017 6:58:26 PM     (No. 11291672)

When Mr. Trump became president he exposed the republican congress for what they REALLY are . . . They are clueless eunuch´s

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Reply 8 - Posted by: citizen, 6/19/2017 7:00:04 PM     (No. 11291675)

Congress hasn´t changed much either, to my never ending dismay.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua, 6/19/2017 7:14:01 PM     (No. 11291689)

Is Chaffetz really a Conservative? So many Republicans call themselves Conservative when, in truth, they are not.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: happywarrior, 6/19/2017 7:14:18 PM     (No. 11291690)

And being a Republican in DC isn´t very different than being a Democrat.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ida lou pino, 6/19/2017 7:57:42 PM     (No. 11291750)

Jason "Huh? What? Me?" Chaffetz will sorely be missed.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Jerseyden, 6/19/2017 8:02:15 PM     (No. 11291757)

In my opinion the Dems must have something on him. He has changed positions to rapidly and his retiring his seat just doesn´t´ make sense

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TXknitter, 6/19/2017 8:08:01 PM     (No. 11291769)

The Republicans certainly attract one worm after another for our representatives in D.C. Jason wants to
be a TV star now. He is auditioning all over FOX, perfecting the wishy-washy talk that passes for intelligent analysis on cable shows. Another one who fooled his way into office by phony conservative talk.

President Trump is the only bright spot of the GOP and Washington Pubbies are too stupid to realize it.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ocjim, 6/19/2017 8:41:10 PM     (No. 11291795)

Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-Chaffetz).

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 6/19/2017 9:15:17 PM     (No. 11291831)

Has to make hay while the sun is still shining on a congressional career. This way he has soundbites for his next election to whatever he chooses to run for. Hopefully it won´t do him any good.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: suejeanne, 6/19/2017 9:21:18 PM     (No. 11291833)

if you did not want to do anything about Benghazi while Obama was President, you are too stupid/venal/self-obsessed to be in Congress

good bye

(what happened to Utah - very odd - rather like Arizona - is that the best they can do?)

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 6/19/2017 10:43:50 PM     (No. 11291943)

Jason is auditioning for next year´s Central Park Trump Assassination Show.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: moonlightflip, 6/19/2017 11:03:57 PM     (No. 11291959)

Have you resigned yet? Why wait?

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