Jordan Klepper Confronts Matt Gaetz With An Absolutely Brutal Question

“Daily Show” correspondent Jordan Klepper returned to Washington last week for the first anniversary of the Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of Donald Trump. He found some marking the occasion in a very unusual way, including Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), who has pushed debunked conspiracy theories and other wild claims about … Read more

Matt Gaetz Floats a Congressional Job for Right-Wing Hero Kyle Rittenhouse

Given that Fox News has devoted no small amount of airtime to lionizing Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenager facing various criminal charges for killing two people and wounding a third during racial-justice protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last year, it might come as little surprise that Republican lawmakers are taking things a step further. “Kyle Rittenhouse would … Read more

Matt Gaetz Has Apparently Hired a Who’s Who of Sex-Crime Lawyers to Defend Him

The last time we checked in with the legal comings and goings of Congressman Matt Gaetz, things were not looking too hot for the Florida Republican from the perspective of not being charged with numerous crimes. Since the news broke this spring that he was under investigation for paying women for sex and, separately, for … Read more