Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, has told the National Journal he might be step aside if Mitt Romney chose to run for his seat in the U.S. Senate. Orrin G. Hatch does not seek an eighth term. "Mitt Romney would be flawless". Obviously I am an Orrin Hatch supporter. Orrin Hatch has to decide what he wants to do.
McConnell says he would support Hatch if he wants to run again.
Romney, who lost to President Barack Obama in the 2012 election, was an outspoken critic of President Donald Trump throughout the 2016 campaign, but he drew criticism when he courted the secretary of state position after the election.
Romney, according to reporting from the Atlantic, is thinking about running for the U.S. Senate in 2018.
Romney, 70, reportedly has the backing of Utah Republican leaders and donors who will urge Hatch to retire his seat in 2018, although Romney has signaled he would not do this without the 83-year-old Hatch's blessing. "If I could get a really outstanding person to run for my position, I might very well consider [retiring]", Hatch told National Journal.
He even added, 'Mitt Romney would be ideal'.
Hatch released a statement to FOX 13 saying in part: "while I have taken steps to run, I have yet to make a final decision".
Duterte fires Cabinet member over alleged wrongdoing Abella made this announcement in a statement issued on Wednesday, a day after Interior and Local Government Secretary Ismael D. Mr Abella said the president checked those accusations before he made a decision to dismiss Mr Sueno.
Asked on Friday if he had spoken to Romney about a potential Senate run, Hatch said, "Oh yeah".
He added that the 'overhyped intrigue. doesn't reflect the reality of the situation, especially this soon after the last election'.
Some Romney pals suggest the former MA governor is bored in retirement.
"I wouldn't want that to happen again", Hatch said.
"You have to think Jon Huntsman is looking at it".
And then there's the fact that if Romney ran, it would be a cake walk.
Cesc Fabregas put Chelsea on course for an easy victory after scoring a goal in the fifth minute of the game. A resilient defensive display and numerous fine saves from goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey saw Palace prevail.
This particular account is an alternative to the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, an agency within the DHS. But the federal agencies and other defendants "have not come close" to demonstrating any of this, the lawsuit states.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions , that all of the Department's activities are coming under a sweeping review . Baltimore has already amassed more than $12 million to fulfill the consent decree in the next fiscal year.
Britain's deputy ambassador Peter Wilson said "what we want is a unanimous resolution. and we want to see this done soon". Those three nations together presented a resolution condemning the attack to the U.N.
Ikutaro Kakehashi , who, as founder of the Roland corporation , influenced electronic music, has died. Tommy Snyder, a former Roland associate of Kakehashi, posted the news on his Facebook page Saturday.
At current count over 20 advertisers have pulled (or have publicly committed to pulling) their ads from The O'Reilly Factor. This is exactly what Fox News hoped to avoid by settling with O'Reilly's accusers out of court.
Suddenly the Masters leader, Willett poked into the bathroom to compose himself and escape from the world for a moment. He's not the first player to struggle after being thrust into the spotlight as a major victor and won't be the last.
The U.K.'s counter-terrorism police chief also named the third person killed in the auto attack at Westminster as Leslie Rhodes. Ten people have now been arrested in relation to the attack that left four victims dead and 40 injured.
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says his side need six victories from their last eight games to win the Premier League. When there is the possibility to send some message, I think these players don't need this message.
Over the weekend, Universal Pictures released the second action-packed trailer for The Mummy starring Tom Cruise. Stay tuned to Horror News Network for more details on the Mummy and Universal's Monster Universe films.
Officers will have a special emphasis this month on enforcing all cell phone and distracted driving laws. Beginning Friday, police here will be on the lookout for people texting or sending emails while driving.
Comcast wireless ambitions could get a lot pricier
Comcast says Xfinity Mobile users will automatically connect to hot-spots and toggle between Wi-Fi and mobile broadband. The pricing plans are notable since Comcast can play ball with cutthroat pricing, but leverage other services.
North Carolina health officials report 15 more flu deaths
The study found that only 26 percent of the children who died from influenza had been vaccinated before their flu diagnosis. From October 2, 2016 through February 4, 2017, there were 38,244 positive tests for flu virus in the United States.
Amazon Cash: A new way to deposit funds to your Amazon account
The company states that there is only one barcode per account and this linked barcode can be used every time to use Amazon Cash. Customers would show a personalized Amazon Cash bar code to a cashier at a CVS Pharmacy, Speedway or other participating store.
Smith blitz gets Pune off to winning start
But Smith, after a grand start by opener Ajinkya Rahane, made 84 not out to help Supergiant score 187-3 with one ball left. He was finally dismissed when Nitish Rana pulled off an excellent catch at deep square leg off the bowling of Tim Southee.
US deports Russian spy who posed as bank employee
The Trump administration has been under pressure to deny any links between his campaign and senior Kremlin figures. Pressed on details of his contact with Podobnyy, Page said their interactions did not include anything sensitive.
US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia
She also gave a clue that Donald Trump can himself take part in the process for detente between the nuclear-armed neighbors. Ambassador Liu Jieyi, who also reportedly opposed the broad usa proposal, told reporters: "I think we can find a way out".