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Matt Gaetz is one of Trump’s top allies in Washington and has long been an ardent critic of the Mueller Witch Hunt. Matt is not afraid to call out the Fake News Media when they try to tear down the President with baseless attacks. President Trump has called Matt an “Absolute Warrior,” and GQ called him “The Trumpiest Congressman in Trump’s Washington.” When Matt sees corruption and agenda-pushing by the out-of-touch liberal elite, he takes action.

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March 24, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) introduced legislation today to prevent any funds appropriated by the U.S. Congress, including coronavirus relief funds, from being distributed to businesses owned by the Chinese government. The “No CHINA (Chinese Handouts In National Assistance) Act” would ensure that American taxpayer dollars used in any COVID-19 funding package do not support the communist regime in China, or businesses owned by the Chinese government.

 

March 19, 2020 Page

"We have tools that we can use to beat this virus and we're going to beat this virus. We have nothing but praise for President Trump...let's work together on behalf of the American people."

-Congressman Matt Gaetz

 


Governor Ron DeSantis Has Issued a Stay-At-Home Order for the State of Florida

 

February 12, 2020 In The News

Temper tantrums are rude, obnoxious, and cringe-inducing, but rarely felonious.

 

Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s tantrum was.

 

In tearing up the President’s hand-delivered State of the Union address, the Speaker did more than show her utter derision for America — she broke the law.

 

A section of federal law (18 U.S.C. §2071) covers the destruction of government documents. This statute states:

 

January 16, 2020 In The News

Monday on Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle,” Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said he anticipates a “tense” meeting for Democrats when they convene their weekly meeting and discuss the pending transfer of the articles of impeachment to the U.S. Senate.

December 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — As a member of the House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the FY 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) this week. Congressman Gaetz secured numerous provisions for Florida’s First Congressional district in the NDAA, including $124 million in military construction and also an amendment posthumously promoting Lt. Colonel Dick Cole of the Doolittle Raiders to Colonel.

 

November 13, 2019 In The News

Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) argued that despite whatever efforts House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) makes to push the case for impeachment against President Donald Trump on Wednesday, it will not change any of the “fundamental facts” that could be used to refute the claim of an alleged quid pro quo and the Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.

November 12, 2019 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., defended President Trump against the latest batch of transcripts from House Democrats' impeachment inquiry, saying it's not surprising the Washington establishment has a problem with the president shaking things up.