Matt Gaetz

Matthew Louis Gaetz II is an American lawyer and politician who has served as the U.S. representative for since 2017. A Republican, he has been described as a far-right ally of former president Donald Trump.Sources describing Gaetz as "far-right" include: Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Matt Gaetz has 242 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2017 Ceremony. The year with the most videos was 2019 with 70 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2023 with an average of 22,578 views per program. Most appearances with Marjorie Taylor Greene (8), Louie Gohmert Jr. (7), Jim Jordan (6). Most common tags: Russia Election Interference Investigation, January 6, 2021, Republican Party.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2017 - Present U.S. Representative, R-FL 1st

Videos: 242

Recent Appearances

  • House Session, Part 3

    House Session, Part 3

    The House approved two COVID-19 pandemic-related bills. One ends the COVID-19 public health emergency. The other ends the…

  • House Session

    House Session

    The House debated a bill that prohibits the drawdown of crude oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve until the Department…

  • House Session, Part 2

    House Session, Part 2

    The House passed two anti-abortion measures. One is a resolution condemning violence against “pro-life” pregnancy centers, groups, and…

  • House Session, Part 1

    House Session, Part 1

    House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) for the 12th and 13th times failed to get the majority 218 votes needed to be…

  • Twelfth Vote for House Speaker

    Twelfth Vote for House Speaker

    House members-elect voted to elect a speaker of the House on a fourth day. No speaker was elected on the 12th ballot.

  • House Session

    House Session

    House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) for the seventh, eighth, ninth, 10th, and 11th times failed to get the…

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Past Elections

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Floor Activity

    • Days on Floor: 6
    • One Minute Speeches: 1
    • Total Time Speaking: 17 minutes
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