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Chaffetz endorses Romney over former boss Huntsman

Chaffetz endorses Romney over former boss Huntsman

By Thomas Burr
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Jul 5, 2011 01:38PM MDT

Washington • Rep. Jason Chaffetz ran former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman’s first campaign and served as his chief of staff but won’t be backing his presidential bid.
Chaffetz, R-Utah, said Tuesday he is endorsing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in his White House race.
“Mitt Romney is in the best position to beat [President] Barack Obama, and I really want to beat Barack Obama,” Chaffetz said. “I think he’s the best horse in the race to win.”
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