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Republican from Utah

Orrin Hatch is a Republican senator from Utah.

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In Context: Orrin Hatch's comments about CHIP, people who 'won’t lift a finger' to help themselves

Joe Scarborough seized on a statement by Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, that the MSNBC host found "cold and callous" during the final push to pass a tax bill. Scarborough accused Hatch of linking Children’s Health Insurance Program recipients to people who "won’t lift a finger" to help themselves.

Not every claim was questionable this year

Rhetoric during the 2010 campaign season was so filled with falsehoods and exaggerations that we rated the entire election Barely True. But the year also had its share of true statements. Here are five that surprised us for being correct.

Health care bill or 'War & Peace' -- which is longer?

Republican Orrin Hatch says the Democratic health care bill is longer than War and Peace . We count the words.