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June 17, 2019 In The News

Congressman Gaetz tweeted Sunday, suggesting that America should heed Japan and Norway’s caution against war with Iran amid heightened tensions with the Middle Eastern nation. The Florida congressman wrote, “Japanese and Norwegian vessels were attacked. If these nations aren’t calling for war, neither should the U.S.

May 31, 2019 In The News

James Comey strayed from the FBI’s mission, and turned the nation’s primary criminal investigative into “a public relations organization,” Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) said on the Todd Starnes Radio Show.

May 31, 2019 In The News

Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) took to Twitter to call out the Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee for shooting down his proposed bill amendment preventing illegal immigrants with gun offenses from being granted amnesty.

May 23, 2019 In The News

What does America First mean when it comes to conservative foreign policy?

U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Panhandle Republican, took on the task of explaining it at the “Uniting for a Better Foreign Policy Luncheon” in Washington on Wednesday.

May 23, 2019 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) on Wednesday delivered a major foreign policy speech at a veterans’ event that urged restraint in overseas military engagements.

In the process he outlined his interpretation of what the Trump administration’s “America First” foreign policy means.

May 23, 2019 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Telling a veterans’ group that America’s military is “overstretched, overdeployed and overexerted,” U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz made the case Wednesday for what he called the “Trump Doctrine,” a distillation of President Donald Trump’s approach to foreign policy and the use of the military.

May 16, 2019 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) torched the FBI, the Department of Defense (DOD), and other intelligence agencies, saying that he was “deeply disappointed” by the “lack of cooperation” between the agencies when dealing with the 2016 hack of Florida voter databases by the Russians, Politico Reported Wednesday.

May 15, 2019 In The News

I love our country — its diversity brings many conflicting ideas and viewpoints to the table. But one thing all Northwest Floridians can agree on is this: the Crestview traffic congestion on Highway 85 causes us all headaches and frustration.

May 13, 2019 In The News

TALLAHASSEE — President Donald Trump left Washington on Wednesday for a campaign rally in Panama City Beach with nothing to offer the Panhandle toward its recovery from Hurricane Michael.