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Jason Chaffetz

Jason E. Chaffetz is an American commentator and retired politician who served as the U.S. Representative for UT-3 from 2009 until his resignation in 2017. He chaired the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform from 2015 until 2017. Wikipedia*

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Jason Chaffetz has 378 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2009 House Proceeding. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 14,401 views per program. Most appearances with Marsha Blackburn (5), John A. Boehner (4), Paul D. Ryan (4). Most common tags: Republican Party, House of Representatives, Republican National Convention.

Appearances by Title:


U.S. Representative, R-UT 3rd January 6, 2009 - June 30, 2017 Videos: 374

Recent Appearances

  • Role of Inspectors General

    Role of Inspectors General

    American University hosted a conversation between Washington Post Associate Editor Bob Woodward and Justice Department…

  • <em>Power Grab</em>

    Power Grab

    Former Representative Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) talked about his book, Obstruction: How the Democrats Abuse Congressional Rules…

  • Representatives Jason Chaffetz and Elijah Cummings News Confernece

    Representatives Jason Chaffetz and Elijah Cummings News Confernece

    House Oversight Committee Chair Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) and Ranking Member Elijah Cummings (D-MD) talked to reporters about…

  • DEA and ATF Operations

    DEA and ATF Operations

    Acting DEA Administrator Chuck Rosenberg and acting ATF Director Thomas Brandon testified at a Drug Enforcement…

  • Cancer Research

    Cancer Research

    The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on cancer research, including the National Cancer Research…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    The House debated a combined rule on three bills dealing with veterans affairs, including one on background checks for gun…

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Historical Member of Congress Record

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Ideology data is based on DW-NOMINATE statistics developed by Keith Poole and Howard Rosenthal. More information can be found at Voteview .

Historic election results compiled from data found on FEC.gov

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