Third-Party Candidate On Why He's Running In Utah Special Election03:39

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A new political party will field a candidate in the special election to replace Republican Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

In a heavily Republican district, Jim Bennett of the United Utah Party hopes to draw support from disaffected Republicans and moderate Democrats. Bennett joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti to discuss the party's platform, and why he left the Republican Party.

This segment aired on May 26, 2017.


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