• Lawyer for Matt Gaetz associate: 'I am sure Matt Gaetz is not feeling very comfortable today'

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., is seen during a break in the House Judiciary Committee hearing on policing practices and law enforcement accountability in the Capitol Visitor Center on Wednesday, June 10, 2020.
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    A lawyer for Rep. Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg spoke to reporters today.
    Greenberg, the center of a federal investigation, could strike a plea deal with federal prosecutors.
    The lawyer said the congressman is likely "not feeling very comfortable."
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  • Matt Gaetz releases a statement from the 'women' of his office defending him, but no women are actually named in it

    14 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

    14 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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    Matt Gaetz's 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.
    Greenberg is facing 33 charges, including carrying out the sex trafficking of a minor.
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