He's not making a statement, he's just living within his means.The newly elected Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) showed up for his congressional orientation Sunday with a cot wrapped in a trashbag and duct tape. Chaffetz said he plans to set up the cot in his congressional office, which will double as his home while congress is in session. He plans to fly back to Utah to be with his family on weekends.I don't happen to agree with Chaffetz's politics, but I grew up cheapskate, and I've got to give props...Read Full Story
Jason Chaffetz (born March 26, 1967) is a Republican politician from Utah's 3rd Congressional District. He won election to the U.S. House of Representatives Nov. 4, 2008.