House Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Jason Chaffetz is expected to announce his resignation today, according to a reporter from Politico.

Chaffetz shocked hill-watchers when he first announced he would not seek re-election, only to follow that announcement with another shocker — the news he was considering leaving the Hill before the end of his current term.

The Utah Republican was recently sidelined by emergency foot surgery.

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