Matt Gaetz

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In the before times in the Republican Party, getting elected to Congress was a massive accomplishment -- a sign that you had made it. Spending a decade or two accruing the seniority and know-how to get things done and put your imprint on the nation's laws was seen as the highest of callings. ...
Details surrounding the claim by Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., that he is the victim of an extortion plot involving allegations of a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old now portend to connect it to a search for an FBI agent who went missing in Iran 14 years ago. ...
“Nothing that is happening is wise. It’s not wise to go on Tucker Carlson and accuse him of other sexual peccadillos,” says former federal prosecutor Cynthia Alksne. “Wisdom is not driving the day for Matt Gaetz.”  ...
The New York Times reported Thursday on an ongoing inquiry into an associate of Matt Gaetz. Gaetz has denied all allegaions of wrongdoing. ...

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