Chaffetz named Harvard Institute of Politics fellow
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Former Rep. Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzMatt Schlapp: Trump's policies on Russia 'two or three times tougher than anything' under Obama Tucker Carlson: Ruling class cares more about foreigners than their own people Fox's Kennedy chides Chaffetz on child migrants: 'I’m sure these mini rapists all have bombs strapped to their chests' MORE (R-Utah) is among the new fellows named to the Harvard Institute of Politics.

Chaffetz, along with former Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonArizona GOP Senate candidate defends bus tour with far-right activist Santorum: Mueller could avoid charges of McCarthyism by investigating DOJ, FBI Giuliani claims McGahn was a 'strong witness' for Trump MORE spokeswoman and senior adviser Karen Finney and Obama administration adviser Yohannes Abraham, was named a fall fellow for the institute Wednesday.

During his fellowship, Chaffetz will focus on how information technology impacts "our expectations of privacy," according to a press release.

Finney will work with students on how political disruptions are “catalyzing diverse responses and sparking change,” while Abraham will discuss White House functions like creating policy priorities and crisis management.

Other fellows include former Secretary of the Interior Sally JewellSarah (Sally) Margaret JewellInterior Dept. officials call CNN correspondent 'a f---ing idiot' Zinke and his wife took security detail on vacation to Turkey, Greece: report Zinke: I never took a private jet anywhere MORE, Washington Post correspondent Dan Balz and Mark Strand, the president of the Congressional Institute.

“This exceptional group of leaders and practitioners will offer our students diverse and multi-layered insights into a range of issues through their up-to-the-moment experience and demonstrated commitment to public service and civic engagement,” the institute’s acting director, Bill Delahunt, said in a press release. 

Chaffetz surprised Washington in April when he announced his retirement despite being in only his third year as chairman of the powerful House Oversight Committee.

He became a Fox News contributor after retiring from Congress.