Orrin Hatch has been a GOP senator for more than four decades — and apparently, he’s had enough:
— Senator Hatch Office (@senorrinhatch) January 2, 2018
JUST IN: Long-serving Senator Orrin Hatch announces he is retiring at the end of this term: "Every good fighter knows when to hang up the gloves."
— Evan McMurry (@evanmcmurry) January 2, 2018
There you have it.
Down the Hatch
— Jim Antle (@jimantle) January 2, 2018
So, what’s next?
Orrin Hatch is retiring at the end of this term, possibly leading to Mitt Romney running for Senate https://t.co/KAqNK7gqlE
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) January 2, 2018
Think Romney’s interested?
— John Bremer (@JohnBremer) January 2, 2018
"It's on, Utah." pic.twitter.com/6xZuL7uKVR
— Jay Caruso (@JayCaruso) January 2, 2018
We ride at dawn, Rafalca pic.twitter.com/GmvDTie0Dz
— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) January 2, 2018
Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.
I join the people of Utah in thanking my friend, Senator Orrin Hatch for his more than forty years of service to our great state and nation. Read my full statement: https://t.co/YwjUpjez5y
— Mitt Romney (@MittRomney) January 2, 2018
So, that’s not a no, then …