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GOP Congressman Says He Will Not “Defend or Endorse” Trump During Public Endorsement of Trump

Jason Chaffetz sometime before twisting himself into rhetorical knots.

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This is a professional—and disingenuous—parsing job Wednesday by Republican Congressman Jason Chaffetz of Utah.

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Chaffetz “pulled” his endorsement of the Republican nominee several weeks ago due to his personal outrage at the the Access Hollywood tapes. “I’m out,” he said at the time.

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Totally out.  

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