Tag Archives: Matt Gaetz

Sugar Daddy Site Claims Gaetz Never Had Account

Politico reports: A sugar daddy website linked to the sex-trafficking investigation of Matt Gaetz publicly weighed in on the scandal, saying the lawmaker has never been registered on the site in search of young women. The unusual move by the web site SeekingArrangement puts some distance between Gaetz and the accusation against him. The site had been caught up in …

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New Billboards Appear Near FL Governor’s Mansion

Pensacola’s ABC News affiliate reports: New billboards posted near the Governor’s mansion in Tallahassee are highlighting a relationship between Governor Ron DeSantis and Northwest Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz. The two billboards read “BEST FRIENDS KEEP EACH OTHER’S SECRETS” and “MATT GAETZ SAYS DESANTIS IS THE ‘BATMAN’ TO HIS ‘ROBIN’.” The “Batman” billboard posted Wednesday refers to a statement made by …

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Gaetz Cuts Off Reporter Asking If He’s Been Vaccinated: Instead “We Should Be Talking About Freeing Britney”

CNN reports: Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida told CNN “that’s very nosy of you,” when CNN started asking about his vaccination status, but the congressman cut off the question before it got to whether or not he was vaccinated. “I think we should be talking more about freeing Britney,” he added. Rep. Andrew Clyde, a Republican from Georgia, told …

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Filings Show Gaetz/Greene Tour Is Huge Money Loser

The Daily Beast reports: At the height of the controversy surrounding Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) and the revelations that he’s under investigation for sex trafficking, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) bet big on a nationwide joint fundraising tour with her embattled colleague. But new campaign filings show that not only did the gamble not pay off, but that the much-maligned …

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Gaetz And Greene Hold Rally On Public Beach After Three California Venues Refuse To Host Event [VIDEO]

The Daily Beast reports: Republican Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene hoped the third time might be the charm for finding a California venue to host their “America First” rally on Saturday night. But instead of speaking to a packed arena, the pair were left with the sidewalk outside the Riverside City Hall. Greene used the “Peaceful Protest Against …

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Third CA Venue Cancels Gaetz/Greene Cultists Rally

The Desert Sun reports: The City of Riverside announced Friday night that an “America First” rally with Republican U.S. Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene planned for Saturday at the Riverside Convention Center “will not take place.” The city was notified by Raincross Hospitality Corp., the operators of the convention center, Friday night, according to a press release. The …

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Cultist Rally Couldn’t Find Willing Venue In CA County

The Riverside Press-Enterprise reports: Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene have moved Saturday’s planned America First rally east, from Orange County to Riverside, after their original venue abruptly canceled them last week and their teams spent a week trying to find a new O.C. location. Gaetz and Greene said they won’t share where the event will be held until …

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Gaetz Hires Jeffrey Epstein’s Criminal Defense Lawyer

The Insider reports: Florida GOP Rep. Matt Gaetz’s congressional campaign paid $25,000 in June for “legal consulting” fees to a Manhattan criminal defense attorney, new campaign finance records show. Gaetz’s latest filing shows that he paid the sum to attorney Marc Fernich, who lists among his “notable clients” the accused child sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El …

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Matt Gaetz Outraged That FBI Encourages “Snitching”

“Back during the worst days of the Soviet Union, one out of every three of the folks in that country was providing some sort of information to a centralized governing authority. “Snitching really is a tool of the repressive security state, and we don’t want that to happen in our country. “This is an effort to identify people based on …

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California Venue Cancels Gaetz/Greene Cultist Rally

The Orange County Register reports: A Laguna Hills event center canceled plans to host an “America First” rally on July 17 after learning the speakers were slated to be two of the most controversial Republicans in Congress: Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene. “We just want to stay clear of that,” Javad Mirtavoosi, general manager of Pacific Hills Banquet …

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Gaetz Crony: Don’t Lock Me Up Yet, I Have More Dirt

Talking Points Memo reports: Former Florida tax collector Joel Greenberg, who has pleaded guilty to sex trafficking in connection to the federal investigation into Gaetz, filed a motion on Tuesday to delay his sentencing hearing to give him more time to cooperate with prosecutors. Greenberg’s attorney argued that his client’s cooperation, which “could impact his ultimate sentence” in the case, …

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Gaetz Claims He’ll Nominate Trump To Be Speaker After Sending Pelosi “Back To The Filth Of San Francisco”

Newsweek reports: Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz has vowed to nominate former President Donald Trump to be the next Speaker of the House. “After the next election cycle when we take back the House of Representatives, when we send Nancy Pelosi back to the filth of San Francisco, my commitment to you is that my vote for Speaker of the U.S. …

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GOP Reps Invite Britney Spears To Testify Before House

Politico reports: Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida and a handful of other Republicans have invited pop star Britney Spears to testify before Congress about her conservatorship. “You have been mistreated by America’s legal system. We want to help,” Gaetz wrote in a letter to Spears dated Wednesday. “The United States Congress should hear your story and be inspired to bipartisan …

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Gaetz Demands Probe Into Carlson’s “Spying” Claims

Mediaite reports: Rep. Matt Gaetz asked an Inspector General to investigate claims made by Fox News Tucker Carlson that the National Security Agency is spying upon him in an attempt to take him off the air. “The most-watched cable news host has been stating for the last several nights that the NSA has been monitoring his communications,” Gaetz stated, “And …

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Gaetz Tweets And Immediately Deletes Call To Defund The FBI (Which Is Investigating Him For Sex Trafficking)

Vice News reports: Rep. Matt Gaetz tweeted Wednesday that Democrats should defund the FBI, the same agency investigating whether the Florida congressman participated in sex trafficking. “If Democrats want to defund the police, they should start with the FBI,” Gaetz wrote, before deleting it almost immediately. The post was only up for one minute, according to ProPublica’s Politiwoops, which tracks …

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General Eviscerates Gaetz After “Woke” Military Insult

The Daily Beast reports: Finding himself in the news for non-sex-scandal-related matters on Wednesday, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) was left flustered and shaking his head when Army Gen. Mark A. Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, delivered a blistering retort to the MAGA congressman’s criticism that the military is too “woke.” With the GOP currently engaged in …

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REPORT: Gaetz Has Been “Excommunicated” By Fox

The Insider reports: In March, Gaetz appeared on Fox shows at least 19 times, according to an Insider review of Fox News clips, including those the congressman posted to his YouTube channel. In April, May, and so far in June? Not once. Gaetz has been ‘excommunicated within the Fox News circles,’ said a former Gaetz staffer who spoke to Insider …

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ABC: Charges Against Gaetz Could Come Next Month

ABC News reports: Sources told ABC News that prosecutors believe a decision about whether or not to bring charges against Gaetz could come as early as July. Sources said the probe into the congressman has ramped up in recent weeks. Investigators have started interviewing more women who were allegedly introduced to Gaetz through Greenberg, who last month pleaded guilty to …

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COVID Scientist Fired By DeSantis To Challenge Gaetz

NBC News reports: The scientist who said she was fired by Gov. Ron DeSantis for refusing to censor Florida’s Covid-19 numbers said Tuesday she’s hoping to unseat another high-profile Republican politician in the state — Rep. Matt Gaetz. Rebekah Jones said the congressman, currently under investigation by the Justice Department for allegedly paying an underage girl for sex, is vulnerable. …

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Newsmax: We Turned Down Gaetz’s Request For A Job

Yahoo News reports: Congressman Matt Gaetz tried but failed to get a job at Newsmax as details emerged of a federal sex trafficking investigation, according to Reuters. A spokesperson for the conservative media outlet confirmed that Mr Gaetz approached the network earlier this year around the time that news broke of the investigation The New York Times first reported on …

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