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Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah)

  • District: 3rd District, Southern Wasatch Front and rural southeast
  • Residence: Alpine
  • Born: March 26, 1967; Los Gatos, Calif.
  • Religion: Mormon
  • Family: Wife, Julie Chaffetz; three children
  • Education: Brigham Young U., B.A. 1989 (communications)
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Utah Valley University Board of Trustees, 2007-08; U.S. House, 2009-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2008 (3rd term)
  • Committee Assignments: Homeland Security (Counterterrorism & Intelligence; Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection & Security Technologies); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations); Oversight & Government Reform (Energy Policy, Health Care and Entitlements; National Security - Chairman)
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State Information: 3rd District, Southern Wasatch Front and rural southeast

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Jason Chaffetz (R) 198,828 76.6%
Soren Simonsen (D) 60,719 23.4%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 19% Mitt Romney: 78%
2008 Barack Obama: 30% John McCain: 68%




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