Rep. Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzChaffetz resting after 'successful' foot surgery Lawmakers reintroduce online sales tax bills DHS head: Not concerned Flynn may have been influenced by foreign nation MORE (R-Utah) will announce at a Monday afternoon news conference whether or not he plans to challenge Sen. Orrin HatchOrrin HatchGinsburg pines for more collegial court confirmations Senate's No. 2 Republican: Border tax 'probably dead' Overnight Finance: Inside Trump's tax plan | White House mulls order pulling out of NAFTA | New fight over Dodd-Frank begins MORE (R-Utah).

Chaffetz has long hinted at a campaign against the longtime senator, who some — including the deep-pocketed fiscally conservative Club for Growth — have accused of not being conservative enough.

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The second-term House member has been traveling around the state, with three town halls outside of his district scheduled this month. Chaffetz has experience running against Republican incumbents: He won his seat in 2008 by beating then-Rep. Chris Cannon (R-Utah).

Stay tuned for Chaffetz's decision.