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Watch this legal expert break down the Matt Gaetz scandal

The LegalEagle YouTube channel takes a 20-minute deep dive into the Matt Gaetz (Q-FL) scandal-within-a-scandal-within-a-scandal. Most of it is about Gaetz's close friendship and activities with former Seminole County Tax Collector Joel Greenberg, who has a 33-count federal indictment against him, including sex-trafficking charges and is now cooperating with the Department of Justice to get a lighter sentence..
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Nicholas Bloom is America's best work-from-home expert. He says the remote work revolution is 'only halfway through.'

Hello! Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider's Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.What we're going over today: America's best work-from-home expert is bracing for turmoil.We spoke with 21 of Matt Gaetz's high-school classmates. Some say they could have predicted the congressman's sex scandal.Some Lululemon retail employees say there is an environment of "toxic positivity," where workers fe...
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Republican lawmakers condemned pro-Trump caucus emphasizing 'Anglo-Saxon political traditions,' said GOP is not about 'nativism'

Marjorie Taylor Greene speaks during a news conference AP Photo/Brynn Anderson GOP lawmakers are reportedly starting a caucus that emphasizes "Anglo-Saxon political traditions." Other Republicans came out against it, with Rep. Adam Kinzinger saying members should be punished. Reps. Kevin McCarthy and Liz Cheney also post came forward to condemn "nativism" in the GOP. See more stories on Insider's business page. Multiple Republican lawmakers have come out against an "America First Caucu...
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Gaetz Friend Was Lightning Rod for Controversy in Florida

Even before his arrest, a local Florida official, who is friends with U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, was a lightning rod for controversy.
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ICYMI: Your TPM Weekend News Roundup

The Pause The CDC and FDA recommended a pause on distributing Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday while the agencies review the six reported cases of people getting blood clots after receiving the vaccine. Several states ceased distribution immediately after the federal agencies announced their recommendation. Later on Tuesday, White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients said the Biden administration had obtained “more than enough” supply of the Moderna and Pfizer v...
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10 Things in Politics: Donald Trump ditches his spray tan

Former President Donald Trump has lost 15 pounds since leaving office. Here is the significantly lighter Trump receiving an award from Sen. Rick Scott. Photo courtesy of the National Republican Senatorial Committee Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.With Jordan ErbHere's what we're talking about today:Tr...
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10 Things in Politics: Trump ditches his spray tan

Former President Donald Trump has lost 15 pounds since leaving office. Here is the significantly lighter Trump receiving an award from Sen. Rick Scott. Photo courtesy of the National Republican Senatorial Committee Good morning! Welcome to 10 Things in Politics, your weekday look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.With Jordan ErbHere's what we're talking about today:Tr...
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Gaetz does damage control, telling GOP colleagues he's been treated unfairly

Rep. Matt Gaetz, facing a scandal that threatens to end his career, is privately telling his colleagues that he has been treated unfairly while at the same time saying he's been cooperative with the Justice Department's investigation as he remains on shaky ground.
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Meet the people who knew Matt Gaetz as a high schooler

Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Republican from Florida, awaits the State of the Union address in the chamber of the House of Representatives on February 4, 2020. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Insider interviewed 21 of Matt Gaetz's former high school classmates. Some of them aren't surprised by the scandals spilling out now. They're texting each other about him and gossipping in a Facebook alumni group. See more stories on Insider's business page. Back in the late 1990s at Florida's Nic...
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Simon & Schuster refuses to distribute book by officer who shot Breonna Taylor

US publishing giant was due to distribute Jonathan Mattingly’s The Fight for Truth for rightwing outlet Post Hill PressSimon & Schuster has said that it will not be distributing a book by one of the police officers who shot Breonna Taylor, after a small publisher whose books are distributed through S&S announced the book to widespread criticism.The Fight for Truth: The Inside Story Behind the Breonna Taylor Tragedy is by Sgt Jonathan Mattingly, a Louisville, Kentucky, officer who shot Taylor and...
Tags: Books, Publishing, US, US news, Culture, US policing, Taylor, Simon, Louisville Kentucky, Matt Gaetz, Laura Loomer, Post Hill Press, Breonna Taylor, Jonathan Mattingly, Post Hill PressSimon Schuster, Breonna Taylor Tragedy


How a music teacher falsely accused of pedophilia sparked the Matt Gaetz investigation

Joel Greenberg, 36, and Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), 38, became friends soon after Greenberg was elected Seminole County tax collector and...
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Gaetz and DeSantis: A Friendship That May Become a Liability

The investigation into Republican Rep. Matt Gaetz threatens to become a liability for Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis as he runs for reelection ahead of a possible presidential bid in 2024.
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McCarthy Says He’s Spoken To Gaetz, Plans To Take Action If He’s Charged

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said Thursday that he has spoken to Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) about the allegations against him, and that Gaetz maintained his innocence. [Author: Kate Riga]
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GOP House leader: No plans to discipline Matt Gaetz over sex-trafficking investigation

GOP House Leader Kevin McCarthy doesn't plan to remove Rep. Matt Gaetz from the Judiciary Committee, which oversees the Justice Department.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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House GOP Leader: Won't Punish Gaetz Unless Charges Filed

The top House Republican says Rep. Matt Gaetz is innocent until proven guilty.
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Matt Gaetz plans to target CNN attack ad after network staffer admitted rep is 'problem' for Democrats

A CNN staffer has admitted to an undercover journalist that his network has been deploying "propaganda" in an effort to damage Rep. Matt...
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McConnell rejected Pelosi's request for Ruth Bader Ginsburg to lie in state at the Capitol Rotunda, book says

The flag-draped casket of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg lies in state in the U.S. Capitol on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020. Ginsburg died at the age of 87 on Sept. 18 and is the first women to lie in state at the Capitol. Erin Schaff/The New York Times via AP, Pool McConnell rejected Pelosi's idea for Justice Ginsburg to lie in state in the Capitol Rotunda. Ginsburg would have been the first woman in US history to receive the honor. The forthcoming book "Madam Speaker" sheds more light on Pelo...
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, US, Trends, House, Mitch McConnell, Darth Vader, Nancy Pelosi, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Capitol, Rosa Parks, Billy Graham, Ginsburg, Pelosi


Matt Gaetz teased a 'fight back' ad, trying to shift attention from sex-trafficking allegations by alleging that CNN is out to get him

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., speaks during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the Justice in Policing Act of 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 17, 2020. AP Matt Gaetz tweeted an ad due to air in a self-styled fightback after allegations against him. Gaetz was accused of trafficking teenagers and paying for sex, which he strongly denies. His ad features undercover footage of a CNN employee, presented to suggest the network is trying to harm him. See more stories on Insider&...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Congress, Washington, Sex Trafficking, Politico, Trends, Cnn, News UK, Capitol Hill, Donald Trump, Chester, Veritas, Democratic Party, House Judiciary Committee, Tom Porter


10 Things in Politics: Matt Gaetz classmates dish on his past

Getty Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Insider spoke to 21 of Rep. Matt Gaetz's former high-school classmates. Some aren't surprised by the scandal.The US is reportedly set to kick out Russian diplomats over election interference and the SolarWinds hackHow Biden escapes the White House bubble1. GAETZ-GATE GOES ON: Some of Rep. Matt Gaetz's high ...
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Stephen Colbert Reveals The 1 Venmo Payment Rep. Matt Gaetz Might Be Making Next

The "Late Show" host spots the most ominous development yet for the Florida congressman.
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Jimmy Kimmel Gives Rep. Matt Gaetz The Odds Of Prison In Terms Even He Can Understand

The late-night host says things aren't looking good for the Florida congressman.
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Jimmy Kimmel Gives Matt Gaetz The Odds Of Prison In Terms Even He Can Understand

The late-night host says things aren't looking good for the Florida congressman.
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Matt Gaetz's ally and accused sex trafficker Joel Greenberg made 150 Venmo payments to dozens of women and a 17-year-old girl, report says

Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., speaks during a House Judiciary Committee markup of the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. AP Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, The Daily Beast reported. One of the people paid by Greenberg, accused of sex trafficking, was a 17-year-old girl. Greenberg is an ally of Rep. Matt Gaetz, who is facing a Justice Department probe. See more stories on Insider's business page. Jo...
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Rep. Matt Gaetz’s Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate’s Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported.
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Matt Gaetz’s Woes Deepen As Report Details *Even More* Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported.
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Matt Gaetz's Lackey Reportedly Used Venmo to Pay Off More Than 150 Women and One Minor

The details on Rep. Matt Gaetz’s role in an alleged sex ring are getting more sickening by the day, and today, a day that ends with “Y”, is no exception: New documents unearthed by the Daily Beast show that Gaetz’s wingman, sentient barf bag Joel Greenberg, used Venmo as his app of choice when making payments to more…Read more...
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'Frat type of party boy': Women detail parties with Gaetz

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida attended parties which frequently involved drug use and sex and after which money was sometimes exchanged, according to two women in attendance who spoke to CNN in recent days.
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Rep. Matt Gaetz announces ad buy to ‘fight back’ against CNN, allegations

The new 30-second spot will be featured in the Florida Republican’s congressional district, as well as nationally on select cable networks.
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Could Raises Be Coming? — See Also

Bonus Checkup: Perkins Coie, Foley & Lardner, and Quinn Emanuel. Bonuses Are Great... But What About Base Salaries: We used to wait years between industry-wide raises, but studies suggest we might be closer to another round than you might think. Math Is Hard: Breaking down the USNWR Law School rankings reveals a few curious calculation issues. How Is This Still Getting Worse?: The Matt Gaetz scandal just keeps growing more bizarre.
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