The Facts about Hatch's 36 Year Record
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch has, for over 30 years, held himself out as a conservative. Hatch’s record, however, belies any assertion that he is a true fiscal conservative. In fact, Hatch’s record and public statements on matters ranging from earmarks and government spending to TARP and the automotive and housing bailouts show him to be another Washington insider committed to Big Government. In addition to commentary about Hatch’s career impact, the following report highlights deficiencies in Senator Hatch’s record on six primary economic issues of concern: Earmarks, Spending and Deficits, Health Care, TARP, Corporate Welfare, Education, and Appointments.