Orrin Hatch's file:

Republican from Utah

Orrin Hatch is a Republican senator from Utah.

Recent statements involving Orrin Hatch

Orrin Hatch co-sponsored a 1993 health care bill that had an individual mandate.

"We get 30 percent of our oil from the Gulf (of Mexico)."

The health care bill will subsidize families of four that make more than $80,000 a year.

The Senate health care bill is longer than Tolstoy's 'War and Peace.'

If you don't count illegal aliens, people who qualify for other insurance, and people who make more than $75,000 a year, "it leaves about 15 million people" who are uninsured.

Recent stories featuring Orrin Hatch

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.

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