Federal investigators are trying into whether or not Rep. Matt Gaetz accepted paid escorts in trade for political entry and legislative favors.
Federal investigators are trying right into a Bahamas journey Matt Gaetz allegedly took in late 2018 or early 2019 as a part of an inquiry into whether or not the Florida consultant violated intercourse trafficking legal guidelines, a number of sources informed CBS Information. Gaetz was on that journey with a marijuana entrepreneur and hand surgeon named Jason Pirozzolo, who allegedly paid for the journey bills, lodging, and feminine escorts, the sources mentioned.
Investigators additionally wish to know if Gaetz was accepting paid escorts in trade for political entry or legislative favors, the sources mentioned.
Not solely was Rep. Gaetz probably trafficking underage women, however he might have additionally been accepting paid escorts in trade for political entry and favors. Evidently, this habits would violate a number of federal elected official bribery and corruption legal guidelines.
Federal investigators look like exploring a number of avenues and are piling up proof in opposition to Gaetz. One suspects that it’s only a matter of time earlier than a felony indictment is handed down and Matt Gaetz goes from roaming the halls of Congress to probably avoiding getting shanked within the jail yard.
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Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor, who’s White Home Press Pool, and a Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Diploma in Political Science. His graduate work centered on public coverage, with a specialization in social reform actions.
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