Chaffetz heads to Flint ahead of congressional hearings

Washington — The Utah Republican convening two congressional hearings on the Flint water crisis next week is traveling to Flint on Saturday.

A spokeswoman for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, chaired by U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, confirmed the trip, which will be Chaffetz’s first visit to Flint.

He is expected to meet with Mayor Karen Weaver at the Flint Water Plant, go on a tour of the plant and then attend an open house put on by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency staff at the New Standard School.


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