Tuesday, July 27

Matt Gaetz

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After three California venues refused to host Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene’s’America First’ event, the duo is having a’protest’ instead

Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz are in California for their "America First" tour stop. Three event venues in Southern California have canceled hosting the event. Greene and Gaetz will now have a "Freedom of Speech Peaceful Protest" at Riverside City Hall instead. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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A third California venue has nixed Matt Gaetz’ and Marjorie Taylor Greene’s’America First’ tour stop

A third venue has canceled Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene's "America First" event in California. A spokesperson for the city of Anaheim said the event venue decided to scrub the event over safety concerns. Last week a hotel declined to host the event and a convention center in Riverside canceled the event on Friday. See more stories on Insider's business page. A third event venue has canceled GOP Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz's "America First" tour stop in Southern California.The Anaheim Event Center in Orange County on Saturday canceled its last-minute plan to host the Southern California tour stop, cit...
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A second California venue refused to host Matt Gaetz’ and Marjorie Taylor Greene’s’America First’ tour

A convention center in Riverside, California, has refused to host Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz' "America First" event. The decision was made by a private company that operates the venue, the Riverside mayor said. A hotel last week said it wouldn't host the event once it realized that Gaetz and Greene were the featured speakers. See more stories on Insider's business page. A convention center in Riverside, California, announced it would not host GOP Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz after it received backlash in the latest blow to the lawmakers' "America First" tour.The event was scheduled to take place Satu...
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A California hotel booted an’America First’ event when it found out Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene were the featured speakers

A hotel in Laguna Hills, California, canceled a July 17 event after it realized it was hosted by GOP Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene, the Orange County Register reported.The staff at the Pacific Hills Banquet & Event Center on Moulton Parkway believed they were hosting a "gathering," Javad Mirtavoosi, the hotel's general manager, told the Orange County Register. Instead, they were hosting one of Gaetz and Greene's "America First" rallies, according to the report. "As soon as we found out who the speakers were we immediately canceled it," Mirtavoosi told the outlet. The manager declined to tell the outlet whether political differences were responsible for the venue canceling the event."We just want to stay clear of...
Joel Greenberg, Matt Gaetz, Politics, Sentencing

Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg requested for his sentencing to be pushed back by 90 days so he can continue to help prosecutors out

Joel Greenberg, a long-time Gaetz associate, is requesting for his sentencing date to be pushed back by 90 days. Greenberg pleaded guilty in May to six criminal charges, including sex trafficking. He is now asking for more time to cooperate with prosecutors before his August 19 sentencing. See more stories on Insider's business page. Joel Greenberg, a long-time associate of Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, is asking for more time before his sentencing so he can finish passing information to federal prosecutors.Greenberg, a former tax collector in Seminole County, Florida, asked in a court motion for his August 19 sentencing date to be push...
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Rep. Matt Gaetz promises a crowd he’ll nominate Donald Trump for House Speaker

Rep. Matt Gaetz told a crowd on Saturday that he intends to nominate former President Donald Trump to the House Speaker role in 2022. After his presidency ended, Trump has publicly entertained the idea of ​​becoming House Speaker. GOP lawmakers are strategizing ways to keep Trump involved in the Republican Party. See more stories on Insider's business page. Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz on Saturday told a crowd of Trump supporters that he'll nominate the former president to the House Speaker role. "After the next election cycle when we take back the House of Representatives, when we send [current Speaker] Nancy Pelosi back to the filth ...
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Matt Gaetz asked Britney Spears to speak to Congress about how she’s been ‘mistreated by America’s legal system’

Florida lawmaker Matt Gaetz penned a letter to singer Britney Spears inviting her to testify in Congress. "You have been mistreated by America's legal system. We want to help," Gaetz wrote. The letter was also signed by Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene and other GOP lawmakers. See more stories on Insider's business page. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
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10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz and Fox News broke up

Good morning and welcome to 10 Things in Politics. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in for Brent Griffiths. Send me tips at [email protected] or @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about today:One thing to look out for today: It's New York's primary election — and that includes the race to replace New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. With Jordan Erb. ...
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The RNC shelled out $175,000 in May for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago. That’s just a fraction of the $2.6 million they’ve spent at Trump’s businesses since 2007.

The RNC shelled out $175,000 for a donor event at Mar-a-Lago this May. That sum is just a fraction of what the RNC has spent at Trump properties over the last 14 years. According to FEC data, the RNC spent over $2.6 million at Trump businesses since 2007. See more stories on Insider's business page. The Republican National Committee (RNC) have been big spenders at Trump's Mar-a-Lago club this year, shelling out a cool $175,000 for a donor event held there in April.Per the RNC's Federal Election Commission (FEC) May filings seen by Insider, the hefty chunk of change was used to pay for "venue rental and catering" at the former pres...