• Matt Gaetz releases a statement from the 'women' of his office defending him, but no women are actually named in it

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., walks down the House steps following the last votes of the week in the Capitol on Friday, Oct. 18, 2019.
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    Matt Gaetz's office released a nameless statement from the "women" on his staff defending him.
    The unsigned statement said Gaetz has "treated each and every one of us with respect."
    The DOJ is investigating Gaetz over whether he violated federal sex-trafficking laws.
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  • Matt Gaetz's associate Joel Greenberg will likely accept a plea deal, his attorneys said

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., listens during a hearing before the House Judiciary Committee on the constitutional grounds for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019.
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    Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg will likely accept a plea deal, his lawyers said.
    Gaetz and Greenberg are the focus of a wide-ranging federal sex crimes investigation.
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    Joel Greenberg, an indicted former Florida tax collector, will likely accept a plea deal, his lawyers told a judge on Thursday. -Hugo Lowell April 8, 2021 Gaetz...
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