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Meet Matt

Matt Gaetz, a member of the 117th Congress, is currently serving his third term in the U.S. House of Representatives. He is a member of the House Armed Services Committee and the House Judiciary Committee. His work in Congress focuses on national security, veterans’ affairs, and adherence to constitutional principles.

Latest News

July 15, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — This morning, U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) toured the San Ysirdo Port of Entry with Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) officials in San Diego, California, to examine first-hand the border security efforts of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).


July 1, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) led a letter today to pop singer Britney Spears, inviting the singer to share her story before Congress on her alleged abusive conservatorship, which gives her father full control of her multi-million-dollar assets and life decisions, despite Ms. Spears’ ability to competently control her actions and estate.

June 24, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) released the following video today exposing U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s willful ignorance of the inner workings of the military, including his failure to define “extremism,” defend Lt. Col. Matthew Lohmeier, and acknowledge the military’s present-day teaching of Critical Race Theory.  

June 22, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey calling on the platform to release all documents and communications showing censorship of political tweets at the behest of California Democrats.

June 18, 2021 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) sent the following letter this morning to FBI Director Christopher Wray requesting a classified briefing on the FBI’s interactions with Dr. Li-Meng Yan, a whistleblower and defector from China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology.