PENSACOLA, Fla. – Embattled Northwest Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz shall be a featured speaker at a conference being held at former President Donald Trump’s Doral golf membership and resort.
The “Save America Summit” the place Gaetz is talking is being organized by Girls for America First, the identical group that paid for the federal allow for the now notorious Jan. 6 “Save America” rally that ended with 1000’s of individuals storming the U.S. Capitol in a riot that left 5 folks useless.
Gaetz tweeted affirmation of his look on the convention Tuesday afternoon.
“Thanks to “Girls for America First” for the invitation to share my imaginative and prescient for our nice nation,” Gaetz mentioned.
Extra Gaetz protection:
Gaetz is beneath investigation over allegations he had a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl and that he paid for intercourse with different ladies. Reporting since information of the investigation broke has prompted different allegations that Gaetz confirmed pictures of nude ladies with whom he was having a sexual relationship with to colleagues, together with on the Home flooring.
Gaetz has vehemently denied all of the allegations, saying he by no means did something unlawful. He has not been charged with a criminal offense.
Gaetz’s scheduled look on Friday in South Florida is reportedly the primary time he’ll seem earlier than a dwell viewers since information of the investigation turned public.
Gaetz will doubtless have a really pleasant viewers when he speaks on the occasion.
Girls for America First chairwoman Amy Kremer told Fox News that the group is conscious of the controversy about Gaetz.
“We all know firsthand what it’s prefer to be handled unfairly by the mainstream media. We all know that partisan political witch hunts are normal working process for a lot of within the media,” Kremer mentioned. “We consider that you’re harmless till confirmed responsible.”
Girls for America First has beforehand denounced the violence that occurred on the capitol after their rally Jan. 6.
The group is internet hosting its Doral convention to debate matters that embrace “election integrity,” “huge tech and censorship” and “defending the first and 2nd Amendments,” amongst different matters.
The group promoted Gaetz’s look at their occasion.
“Few members of Congress have been extra keen than Matt to face up and battle on behalf of President Trump and his America First Agenda,” it mentioned on its Fb web page.
Basic admission tickets to the four-day summit begin at $500 and a few packages, which embrace a number of VIP periods, price as a lot as $5,000. Tickets to Gaetz’s remarks are also being offered individually for $500 as a dinner on the convention dubbed BBQ, Boots and Bluegrass with Congressman Matt Gaetz.
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