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February 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) released the following statement in response to President Donald Trump’s decision today to invoke Executive Action and declare a national emergency on the United States’ southern border:

February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressmen Matt Gaetz, Andy Biggs, Mark Meadows, and Jim Jordan sent a letter to President Trump, urging him to use his authority under Title X to access funds to build the wall.

February 4, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today has introduced new legislation, known as the “Justice for All Resolution.” The resolution would require equal punishment for those who lie to Congress regardless of politics, fame, or elections.

January 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) released the following statement today supporting family values:

January 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement calling on Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA-12) to bring border security legislation to the House floor for a vote:  

 

January 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement applauding Florida Governor Ron DeSantis for working with President Donald Trump to secure disaster relief from the federal government for Florida’s recovery from Hurricane Michael.

January 22, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today announced his 2019 service academy nominations for Florida’s First Congressional District in two separate events at Niceville High School and Pace High School earlier today. During the presentations, Rep. Gaetz nominated the following students to the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S.

January 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) released the following statement in response to Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ major announcement today regarding medical marijuana. During the press conference this afternoon, Gov.

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January 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Several members of the Florida delegation joined in opposition against Democrats’ blatant political efforts to combine needed disaster funding with the government shutdown. Congressmen Matt Gaetz (FL-01), Neal Dunn (FL-02), Ted Yoho (FL-03), John Rutherford (FL-04), Michael Waltz (FL-06), Daniel Webster (FL-11), Gus Bilirakis (Fl-12), Ross Spano (FL-15), Vern

January 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today introduced the Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2019. The bipartisan legislation unlocks the potential to research the cures offered by medical cannabis, which could prove beneficial to veterans, the chronically ill, and the elderly.

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April 4, 2019 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) on Wednesday unveiled the “Green Real Deal” — his plan to combat climate change, which he calls a realistic counterproposal to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s “Green New Deal.”

April 4, 2019 In The News

Centrists welcomed a "Green Real Deal" climate change resolution introduced Wednesday by Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., intended to be a contrast to the progressive-backed Green New Deal.

Gaetz's plan would combat climate change through policies to promote innovation, rather than direct spending and regulations.

April 1, 2019 In The News

MILTON — Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., attended the March 15 ribbon cutting ceremony of the Life Options Clinic at its new location on 5775 Berryhill Road.

The nonprofit, volunteer, faith-based group used to be called the Pregnancy Resource Center of Milton. They still provide all the pro-life services they did before, but felt that the new name was a better fit for their mission.

January 8, 2019 In The News

It’s a dark Friday night. Allison is leaving her evening classes, which came after an already-long workday. She trudges, exhausted, to her car, parked at the far side of a dark parking lot. While she is rummaging in her bag for her keys, a hand covers her mouth. “Scream and I’ll kill you,” a voice growls. She’s pushed, hard, slamming her head into her passenger window, falling to the ground.

January 3, 2019 In The News

Matt Gaetz did not set out to go drinking, with a journalist, on the record. Nonetheless, here he is, plunked down at the Capitol Hill watering hole Bullfeathers, ordering a pint of beer.

January 3, 2019 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz isn’t disappearing from your TV screens anytime soon.

The controversial Florida Republican and ardent Donald Trump supporter, who just won re-election, will continue making his plea to protect the president on any news channel that will have him in 2019.

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.

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March 12, 2018

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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.
 
January 23, 2018

 

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