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Congressman Matt Gaetz

Representing the 1st District of Florida

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April 17, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL) issued the following statement in honor of “Tax Day”:

April 13, 2018 Press Release

PENSACOLA, FL – Congressman Matt Gaetz will be hosting a full day of events in the Cantonment and Ensley area on April 20, 2018 for “Open Gaetz Day”.

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April 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) raiding the office of Michael Cohen, President Trump’s personal attorney:

March 23, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL) issued the following statement on IRS withholding under the recently-enacted tax reform law:

"Most Americans had a noticeable bump in their paychecks this last February, when the new IRS tax withholding tables took effect. If you haven’t been looking, make sure to check your check!

March 22, 2018 Press Release

 

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today issued the following statement after the House voted on the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018, an omnibus spending package, which passed with a vote of 256-167, despite vocal bipartisan opposition:

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March 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01), member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement in response to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ decision on Friday, March 16th, to fire former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe:

March 15, 2018 Press Release

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In The News

March 21, 2018 In The News

               Gaetz, Dunn host Service Academy Day events

Each Congressional district has residents who desire an appointment to military academies. Those districts with a significant military presence tend to attract even more interest.

March 21, 2018 In The News

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and House Majority Whip Steve Scalise joined 13 House Republicans in calling for a special second counsel to investigate to investigate the Justice Department and FBI.

March 7, 2018 In The News

Two powerful House Republicans are pressuring Attorney General Jeff Sessions to appoint a prosecutor to investigate the FBI's 2016 decision to spy on Carter Page, a former campaign aide to President Donald Trump.

March 7, 2018 In The News

Congressional Republicans are renewing calls for a second special counsel this week, with some suggesting the move may become “unavoidable,” amid new revelations related to the end of the Hillary Clinton email probe and the beginning of the investigation into Russian meddling and potential collusion with Trump campaign associates during the 2016 presidential election.

March 7, 2018 In The News

Last week, U.S. Rep. John Rutherford, R-Fla., showcased the “Student, Teachers, and Officers Preventing (STOP) School Violence Act.”

March 2, 2018 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., wrote a letter to House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Adam Schiff imploring the California Democrat to join him in co-sponsoring a very familiar bill.

March 2, 2018 In The News

Thirteen members of the House of Representatives sent a scathing letter to Attorney General Jeff Sessions this week, demanding he appoint a second special counsel to investigate the Department of Justice’s handling of the ‘Russia Dossier’ in obtaining FISA warrants against the Trump campaign.

March 2, 2018 In The News

A Gulf Breeze High senior has been selected for an appointment to The United States Military Academy Westpoint.

Matthew Hawkins, 17, received a nomination from Congressman Matt Gaetz in January and made it through the final selection process to receive a coveted spot in the academy.

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February 16, 2018 In The News
WASHINGTON — Here’s how area members of Congress — Reps. Matt Gaetz, R-Fort Walton Beach, and Neal Dunn, R-Panama City, and Sens. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., and Marco Rubio, R-Fla. — voted on major issues in the week ending Feb. 9.
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February 16, 2018 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz is working on a bill to loosen federal restrictions on medical marijuana research and end the Department of Veterans Affairs' long-standing "gag rule" on alerting veterans about medical marijuana research trials near them.
 

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April 23, 2018 Photo Gallery

On Friday, April 20, 2018, Congressman Gaetz hosted a series of events through Cantonment, Molino and surrounding areas for "Open Gaetz Day".

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