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November 9, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today issued the following statement regarding allegations of election fraud in Florida’s key races, Ron DeSantis for Governor and Rick Scott for Senate. 

October 31, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Today, Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL) applauded the Columbia University and Columbia Care LLC for receiving a grant, through the National Institute on Drug Abuse, to study medical cannabis, chronic pain, and opioid abuse. In response to the announcement of the grant, Rep. Gaetz issued the following statement:

September 13, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — On Thursday, September 13, 2018, the House Judiciary Committee reported the Medical Cannabis Research Act favorably, sending it to the House floor for a vote.

September 4, 2018 Press Release

 

PENSACOLA, FL – Congressman Matt Gaetz is excited to announce that he will be hosting the 2018 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a competition for students in middle and high school. The CAC encourages students to learn to code, through an annual district-wide competition.

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August 7, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) issued the following statement today in response to President Trump’s announcement that he will reimpose the sanctions on Iran that were lifted under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA):

July 26, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today issued the following statement applauding the House of Representatives for passing the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) conference report. During the development of this legislation in the House, Rep.

July 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) asked questions of tech company executives during the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing “Facebook, Google and Twitter: Examining the Content Filtering Practices of Social Media Giants” earlier today. During the hearing, Rep.

July 12, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) attended the House Judiciary Committee and the Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s (OGR) Joint Hearing on “Oversight of FBI and DOJ Actions Surrounding the 2016 Election: Testimony by FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok.”

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In The News

February 2, 2018 In The News
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump should not just release the "memo," but do so in dramatic fashion tonight at the State of the Union, says Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz.
 
February 2, 2018 In The News

Monday saw a victory for the Donald Trump administration and its Congressional defenders when FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stepped down.

As CNN pithily described it, “McCabe had become a central target of President Donald Trump’s ire toward the FBI over its involvement in the investigation into potential collusion between his campaign and Russia during the 2016 election.”

February 2, 2018 In The News

If there’s one member of Congress who embodies the Trump era — a combative cable-news fixture who seems to thrive in controversy and has been an unflinching critic of the FBI  — you’d be hard pressed to find a more perfect character than first-term Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.).

December 22, 2017 In The News

FORT WALTON BEACH — Congressman Matt Gaetz is set to be honored by a group that describes itself as a coalition to end taxpayer spending on “wasteful experiments on dogs, cats, monkeys and other animals that are irrelevant, slow, expensive and hinder life-saving medical advancements.”

December 22, 2017 In The News

Northwest Florida congressman Matt Gaetz on Wednesday cast the lone vote in the U.S. House of Representatives against a bill aimed at combating human trafficking.

December 21, 2017 In The News

(CNSNews.com) -- Representative Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), who serves on the House Judiciary Committee -- which has oversight of the Justice Department and the FBI -- sent a letter this week to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein demanding that he provide answers that he promised to

December 21, 2017 In The News

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) believes Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation is "riddled with bias," and Attorney General Jeff Sessions should bring the probe to a close.

"It's time for Bob Mueller to put up or shut up," Gaetz said on "Happening Now." "If there's evidence of collusion, let's see it. If there's not, let's move on as a country."

November 21, 2017 In The News

Creative teenagers with a passion for STEM and cybersecurity ascended on the University of West Florida campus on Saturday for the Congressional App Challenge. with a Tate High School student walking away as the winner.

October 26, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON – Rep. Matt Gaetz was the lone Florida Republican to vote against the budget that is a set-up for a $1.5 trillion tax cut package.

Not that Gaetz is against cutting taxes. He has derided the lack of details.

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October 26, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Although the National Football League no longer claims tax exemptions, one United States Congressman has drafted a bill to prohibit sports associations from being able to classify as nonprofit organizations.

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November 29, 2017 Photo Gallery

November 27, 2017

Navarre, Florida

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November 20, 2017 Photo Gallery
November 18, 2017 University of West Florida 1st Place- John Chamblee, Tate High School 2nd Place- Cody Morton and Dakota Waters, Crestview High School 3rd Place- Jesse Hoskins, Navarre High School
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September 15, 2017 Photo Gallery

Chumuckla Elementary hosted a Constitution Day program and Congressman Matt Gaetz, along with his Deputy Director of Military Affairs, Retired U.S. Airforce Captain, Nathan Nelson spoke to the student body, teachers, parents and staff.

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April 23, 2019 Video

Congressman Gaetz joins Michael Smerconish to talk about Russia's influence in our election.

April 23, 2019 Video

Congressman Gaetz joins Chris Jansing to discuss the findings of the Mueller Report and what that means for the President.

April 23, 2019 Video

Congressman Gaetz joins Martha MacCallum to discuss the findings of the Mueller Report and what it means for the President.

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