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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.

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June 8, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Comedian Bill Maher took a swipe at Rep. Gaetz over the weekend, criticizing his tweet encouraging the government to hunt down Antifa terrorists.

“Matt Gaetz, you know this guy, the congressman from Florida – always looks like he’s saying ‘eat it nerd,’ he says, ‘Now that we can clearly see Antifa as terrorists, can we hunt them down?’”

June 6, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Who would be the worst person in the world you can think of to provide testimony at a community policing hearing?

Someone who has called police officers “pigs.” Someone who has suggested white people be murdered. Someone who has been anti-Semitic in their comments about Jewish merchants in communities.

June 4, 2020 Hot Takes Press Room

Congressman Gaetz ripped the domestic terrorist organization “Antifa” on his podcast “Hot Takes with Matt Gaetz” Thursday, following a damning expose by Project Veritas exposing violent tactics used by the group.

June 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) announced the winners of this year’s Congressional Art Competition during a virtual presentation online. Students from across the First Congressional District of Florida submitted artwork for the competition pertaining to the theme “Scenes of Northwest Florida.”

 

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June 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — On Monday, June 1st, Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) will host the annual Congressional Art Competition online on his official Congressional Facebook and YouTube pages. The theme for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition is “Scenes of Northwest Florida.”

 

May 29, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today filed a complaint against the social network company Twitter, accusing the tech giant of interference in federal elections “by affixing a dubious “fact-check” link to certain statements of President Donald J. Trump,” and thus “making an in-kind contribution to his political opponents.”

 

May 22, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Representative Matt Gaetz (R-FL) penned a letter this week in support of the Navy’s Tactical Combat Training System II to Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, James Geurts.

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May 18, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, US Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement after the Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation announced the NAS Pensacola shooter was linked to al Qaeda:

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May 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) yesterday called on Attorney General William Barr to ground all DJI drones owned and operated by U.S. government entities, local law enforcement, and state law enforcement, over national cybersecurity concerns that the drones may be providing data to the Chinese government.

 

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March 17, 2021 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., said that the immigration crisis unfolding at the southern border is just the beginning and warned that the surge of migrants will only continue to grow.

The Florida Republican warned Tuesday that America is only at the "front end" of the situation and predicted that the border will face a "massive rush" soon.

March 16, 2021 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz argued that conservative women in Congress are treated “worse than the men” during an interview in which he defended Colorado Rep. Lauren Boebert.

March 16, 2021 In The News

The more President Joe Biden’s Medical Advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci changes the rules regarding the coronavirus, the less Americans trust him, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) said Sunday.

March 16, 2021 In The News

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the globe. New variants of the virus are being reported, and Florida Republicans are still calling for China to be held accountable for the outbreak.

March 15, 2021 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., called on Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to remove Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco over an intelligence program that his department uses to predict 

March 15, 2021 In The News

New York Democrats appear "to be going after each other more than the royal family at this point," Rep.

March 15, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz wrote on Twitter that Gov. Ron DeSantis should consider suspending Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco for violating privacy rights.

March 15, 2021 In The News

I like some caps: Welfare caps. Refugee admission caps. MAGA caps.

THC caps are a different story.

March 15, 2021 In The News

Homer’s Odyssey recounts how, after a fruitless 10-year siege of the city of Troy, Greek soldiers concocted a plan to hide a cadre of soldiers inside a giant wooden horse, which was left outside the city’s highly fortified battlements.

The Greek army then feigned retreat. The Trojans, believing they had won the war, brought the horse inside the city as a victory trophy.

March 15, 2021 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz, who, along with Rep.

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More than two dozen area high school students got one step closer Tuesday to their dreams of serving their country after earning nominations to the nation’s military service academies.
 
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January 25, 2018

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May 21, 2021 Video

Lt. Col. Matthew Lohmeier is a patriot. He should be celebrated, not demoted and relieved of his command.

I joined Stephanie Hamill on OAN Thursday evening to discuss my letter to the DOJ on protecting Arizona’s audit of the 2020 election, the wokeification of our military, and more.

 
 
May 21, 2021 Video

The Wuhan Virus came from the Wuhan Institute of Virology. We were right all along.

May 21, 2021 Video

We cannot possibly have a discussion about recruiting and the values of the military while service members who might have a conservative or pro-Trump perspective are targeted by military leaders.

(House Armed Services Committee, 05/19/2021)

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