Congressman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), Chairman of the House Committee for Oversight and Government Reform, announced today that he is endorsing Marco Rubio as the Republican nominee for President. This follows yesterday’s announcement by Congressmen Chris Chocola (R-IN), former President of Club for Growth, that he is endorsing Marco Rubio.
Today Chaffetz said, “Marco Rubio is a conservative leader who understands the challenges facing American families in the 21st century. I’m looking forward to hitting the campaign trail with Marco to talk about the future of our country and the importance of electing a next-generation conservative in 2016.” With Chaffetz’s endorsement, the entire Utah house delegation has now endorsed Marco Rubio.
Chocola stated yestreday, “”I am proud to support Marco Rubio, a strong fiscal conservative and living testament to the American Dream.”
See Chaffetz announce endorsement on NBC News
Herald Media Story on Chaffetz Endorsement