Jason Chaffetz Mulling Early Departure from Congress, Um, I Wonder Why?

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Jason Chaffetz Mulling Early Departure from Congress, Um, I Wonder Why?

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) is mulling an early departure from Congress after he rocked the political world on Wednesday with news he will not seek reelection in 2018.

Gee, it sounds like he’s running from something. I wonder if he’ll be able to look in his daughter’s eyes?

Chaffetz told KSL News Radio’s Doug Wright that he may not finish out his full term through next year.

“I will continue to weigh the options, but I might depart early,” Chaffetz told Wright on Thursday.

Here’s one theory on why Chaffetz is leaving so quickly: