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Chairman Of The Joint Chiefs Gen. Mark Milley Is Being Praised For His Incredible Response To Matt Gaetz’s ‘Critical Race Theory’ Nonsense

Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL) got absolutely wrecked by General Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs, who fired back at the Republican politician’s notion that embracing critical race theory has somehow weakened the military by making it “woke.” Milley made his remarks during a House Armed Services hearing on Wednesday, and he made it a point to tie the need to study America’s racial history with understanding why the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol building occurred during a Donald Trump rally. The general also called Gaetz’s attack on the military “personally offensive” and scoffed at the term “woke.”
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Matt Gaetz charges could come as soon as July, reports say

Matt Gaetz could see charges brought against him by federal prosecutors in July, a report says.The Florida congressman has been under investigation for months amid a sex trafficking probe involving his former friend Joel Greenberg, according to reports.Greenberg, a former Seminole County tax collector, pleaded guilty to a string of charges last month and has been cooperating with federal agents looking into Mr Gaetz.Greenberg pleaded guilty in May to charges of stalking, identity theft, wire fraud, and conspiracy to bribe a public official, as well as a sex trafficking charge.He is prepared to hand over evidence that could allegedly implicate...

Gab users slammed Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz for the Juneteenth vote.

Gab users slammed Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz for the Juneteenth vote. Reps have sparked uproar among extremists, Make America Great Again (MAGA) fans, and conspiracy theorists on social media sites. For voting in favor of designating Juneteenth as a federal holiday, Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz. Greene...
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Report: Matt Gaetz charges could come in July

Sources told ABC News the investigation has ramped up in recent weeks. Prosecutors could bring criminal charges against U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz as soon as July. Sources told ABC News that’s when prosecutors will decide whether to bring charges against the embattled Congressman. Talk of an indictment for the Fort...
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Matt Gaetz Demands Briefing on Wuhan Lab Investigation

As we recover from the COVID-19 pandemic that has left over 600,000 Americans dead, media outlets appear to have changed their tune on the virus and have begun to question the origins of COVID-19. Public figures like Sen. Tom Cotton (AR) have been on this for a while now, but today Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) has sent a letter to the FBI demanding a briefing of the whistleblower Wuhan Lab investigation.
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Former Matt Gaetz staffers are removing all mentions of embattled congressman from resumes, report claims

Former staffers for Matt Gaetz are removing all mention of the GOP congressman from their resumes amid two ongoing investigations into his conduct, according to a report.Mr Gaetz, of Florida, is currently the focus of a federal investigation into allegations of sexual trafficking and an ethics committee investigation for alleged sexual misconduct in Congress. Despite Mr Gaetz issuing a denial of the allegations, at least 25 former staffers fail to name the GOP figure on their resumes on LinkedIn, Insider found. It includes his former chief of staff Dan McFaul, who says he was working for an unidentified “congressman”...
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Florida’s COVID Whistleblower Rebekah Jones Announced A Plan To Run Against Matt Gaetz, Then Said She Was Just Making A Point

A whistleblower and a suspected sex trafficker walked into a political debate…. What sounds like the setup to a likely offensive joke turned out to be data scientist Rebekah Jones’ way of pointing out a glaring hypocrisy in what is going down in Florida right now. Specifically: In the way that she is being treated for speaking out against Florida governor Ron DeSantis’ questionable handling of the coronavirus pandemic while Matt Gaetz, who is under investigation for possible sex trafficking as well as for obstruction of justice in that investigation, is carrying on like it’s just another beautiful day in the Sunshine State.
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LTE: Trust Warren Burger, not Matt Gaetz, on our founding principles

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Florida, told a crowd that the nation’s founders wrote the Second Amendment to enable citizens to rise up against the government. “It’s not about hunting, it’s not about recreation, it’s not about sports,” he said. “The Second Amendment is about maintaining, within the citizenry, the ability to maintain an armed rebellion against the government if that becomes necessary.”
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Fired Florida health official plots run against Matt Gaetz

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) official who was fired for alleged insubordination announced her campaign against embattled Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., for his House of Representatives seat. Rebekah Jones, a critic of Governor Ron DeSantis’ COVID-19 response that claimed the governor told her to alter coronavirus data, took to...
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Rebekah Jones says she plans to run against Rep. Matt Gaetz

Rebekah Jones -- the former Florida Department of Health Data Analyst who was fired for insubordination -- posted a video to Instagram on Tuesday saying she plans to run against Northwest Florida congressman Matt Gaetz for the Florida District 1 seat. “One of the reasons I held off on making...