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Opinion: We must repeal the Renewable Fuels Standard

04/26/2013 12:46pm
Earlier this month I introduced a bipartisan bill with my colleague Bob Goodlatte, R-VA, to help lower food and gasoline prices. This legislation, H.R. 1461, repeals the federal Renewable Fuels Standard. Beyond the increased prices of food and fuel, there are other arguments for repealing the RFS.

Matheson letter confronts Congress over Obamacare

04/26/2013 6:28pm
It is a very unusual move for a Congressman to criticize leadership in such a public way, but Utah Congressman Jim Matheson did just that. While his motivation may be ethical, it's also clearly political.

Chaffetz: Investigators need to take closer look at bombing suspects

04/26/2013 11:08pm
Some lawmakers want to know if the accused Boston bombers were really working alone when they set off two bombs at last week's marathon. Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz appeared on C-SPAN Friday asking federal investigators to take a closer look into the case.