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Huntsman meets with Hatch, declines to say if he'd challenge the senator

Mar 7, 2017 - The Salt Lake Tribune

Washington Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, under consideration to be the U.S. ambassador to Russia, glad-handed his way through the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday, joined by Sen. Orrin Hatch whom he wouldn't rule out running against in 2018.

Huntsman told The Washington Post's Robert Costa that he was there "just to see a friend" but wouldn't comment on whether he's in the running for a posting in the Trump administration.

Hatch has also not said whether he will run again, despite saying in

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