Law Enforcement

Law Enforcement heroes place their lives on the line every day to protect our community. Congressman Gaetz has sponsored several pieces of legislation to protect our men and women in law enforcement, including the Wounded Officers Recovery Act of 2017, The American Law Enforcement Heroes Act of 2017, and the Rapid DNA Act of 2017. 

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June 22, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Congressman Matt Gaetz reignited his call for action by the Department of Justice to hold Big Tech accountable. This comes just after FCC Commissioner Mike O’Reilly sheds serious doubt on the department’s ability to enact changes:

 

June 22, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Matt Gaetz accused of starting sex game in Florida legislature ...

Congressman Matt Gaetz blasted members of Congress on his podcast today for their willingness to prop up another impeachment sideshow targeting Attorney General William Barr. 

 

June 16, 2020 In The News

Republican Florida Representative Matt Gaetz slammed some of his congressional colleagues during a hearing on police reform Wednesday, for helping raise money for a group that supports the abolishment of police and called officers “rebel scum,” he said.

June 16, 2020 In The News

As protests continue across the nation, a House Judiciary Committee meeting was held on Capitol Hill to address policing practices Wednesday.

There George Floyd’s brother made a heart-wrenching plea for justice, one day after Floyd was laid to rest.

 

June 11, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Today, on “Hot Takes with Matt Gaetz,” Congressman Gaetz opened with a phrase that describes an increassingly predominant and dangerous mentality in American society today:

 

“You are canceled.”

 

Gaetz listed off movies, TV shows, symbols, and even historical figures in his podcast episode on Thursday that are being destroyed or “canceled.”

 

June 10, 2020 Photo Gallery

Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) denounced the left’s dangerous and deadly campaign to “defund the police,” displaying inflammatory tweets by activists promoting radical agendas that were retweeted and supported by progressive Democrat Members of Congress.

 

Congressman Gaetz asked members of the witness panel to go on record and raise their hand if they wanted to defund the police. No witness raised a hand.

 

June 9, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

In today’s episode of “Hot Takes with Matt Gaetz,” Congressman Gaetz broke down the Democrats' new policing bill indepth and debated alternatives to policing practices that don’t result in escalated violence.

“I have never been in a choke hold. I cannot imagine that the experience is all that pleasant. But it does beg the question – if any police are in an environment where they need to neutralize someone who is not being compliant, what are the tools you want at the police’s disposal?” Gaetz questioned.