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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.

March 21, 2020 Press Release

 

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement today in response to the Air Force’s announcement that a servicemember from the 24th Special Operations Wing out of Hurlburt Field, Florida, had passed away during a training exercise in Panama City:

 

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March 19, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) led a bipartisan coalition of Florida lawmakers today in a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, urging him to fulfill requests made by the Florida Division of Emergency Management for crucial medical resources and personnel to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

 

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March 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, US Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement after testing negative for COVID-19, also known as coronavirus:

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March 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, the office of US Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement after being informed that he came in contact with an infected attendee who tested positive for COVID-19 at CPAC 2020:

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March 7, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, US Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement on the first coronavirus-related fatality in Northwest Florida: 

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March 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, US Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement on coronavirus prevention efforts in Northwest Florida: 

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February 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – FRIDAY: February 21st, U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) will hold his first Open Gaetz Day for the year 2020. During the day, Rep. Gaetz will be making three stops in three cities, including Perdido Key, Destin, and Laurel Hill. 

 

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February 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today applauded Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett for signing two basing decisions directly impacting military installations in the First Congressional District of Florida, acknowledging that they are best equipped to accommodate a rapidly-developing military mission.

 

February 6, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today introduced legislation to allow centenarian military veterans to qualify for full pension benefits from the Department of Veterans’ Affairs regardless of their net worth.

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March 9, 2020 In The News

Florida Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz called the new Hulu series “Hillary” the “Boomer version” of “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.”

February 28, 2020 In The News

PERDIDO KEY, Fla. -- Hub Stacey's on Perdido Key was stop number one on the first "Open Gaetz Day" of 2020.

Friday, Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz made several stops in his district to interact with constituents.

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February 25, 2020 In The News
Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett recently announced two basing decisions that could bring additional personnel and aircraft to Duke Field and Hurlburt Field.
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February 25, 2020 In The News

Representative Matt Gaetz (R-FL) on Sunday reacted to the Department of Justice’s announcement it was not pursuing criminal charges against former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe, who was under investigation for possible involvement in a leak about the Clinton Foundat

February 25, 2020 In The News

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz said he expects hundreds of cybersecurity jobs to come to Northwest Florida this year and the only thing standing in the way of creating a "cyber coast" is the local school system.

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.

 

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February 10, 2020 In The News

More pension benefits might become available for veterans over the age of 99.

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Videos

March 9, 2020 Video

If people are going to be talking about their deep regrets and who they want to throw shade at, and their strange sexual encounters on television, I prefer it to be the Kardashians. The Clintons are the boomer version of that.

March 6, 2020 Video

I think it's the fact that they're losing. Donald Trump has reshaped the federal judiciary, it's one of the enduring legacies of his presidency. Chuck Schumer lost on Merrick Garland, he lost when he tried to block Gorsuch and they lost in spectacular fashion when they tried to ruin the life of Justice Kavanaugh.

March 2, 2020 Video

President Trump has built teams to solve problems his entire life. Now, with the establishment of the best scientists in the world to analyze our way to blunt the virus, I think America will be in a better position.

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