Orrin Grant Hatch (born March 22, 1934) is the senior United States Senator for Utah and is a member of the Republican Party. Hatch served as the chairman or ranking minority member of the Senate Judiciary Committee (depending on whether the Republicans controlled the Senate) from 1993 to 2005. He previously served as chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee from 1981 to 1987. He currently serves as ranking minority member of the Senate Finance Committee. Hatch also serves on the Board of Directors for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
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“He looked at Senator Hatch and said, Im going to make her cry. Im going to sing Dixie until she cries. And I looked at him and said, Senator Helms, your singing would make me cry if you sang Rock of Ages.”
—Carol Moseley-Braun (b. 1947)