She is back. As expected numerous times by the California Political News and Views, Katie Hill is thinking of running for office again. Guess she realized as an office holder she had a better choice of people to warm her bed. “Former California congresswoman Katie Hill, who resigned in 2019 amid a highly publicized “throuple” sex scandal, said in a new interview that she is mulling another run for office.
Gaetz continues to pursue Twitter After years of pursuing big tech and the recent Twitter ban of former President Trump (R), Florida Representative Matt Gaetz (R-FL) is calling for evidence of Twitter collusion with California politicians to be released. Rep. Gaetz issued a letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey calling on the platform to release all documents and communications showing censorship of political tweets at the behest of California Democrats.
Oddsmakers are increasingly warming to the prospect of Gov. Ron DeSantis being a first-tier Presidential candidate. The self-described “betting industry analysts” at US Sportsbonus contend that the Florida Governor’s odds are 4/1 to be the Republican nominee and 12/1 to win the 2024 election.
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Congresswoman Katie Hill thinks about another run for Congress after ex-husband released her nude photos, prompting her to resign
Rep. Katie Hill (D-CA) who was the victim of “revenge porn,” where former partners weaponize photos or videos of their exes to get revenge after a breakup. This is what happened in Hill’s case when her former husband released nude photos of her after she was elected to Congress.
Attribution: The 3 Horse Faces of the Apocalypse I have seen many comments here referring to those who attacked our Capitol and those who encouraged or enabled them as ‘traitors’. A comment usually follows providing the strict definition of treason from the Constitution and explaining why it does not apply.
Former Rep. Katie Hill, who resigned from her post amid a sex scandal, now says her ordeal was "politically survivable" in light of the controversies surrounding two other high-profile politicians who refuse to step down from office. The California Democrat said she felt "relief" that she could stop the "barrage" of accusations by resigning, but she now questions whether the attacks on her were gendered in nature given the political survival of New York Gov.
Summer is officially here and we bet there’s nothing Matt Gaetz would rather do more than sit poolside with a piña colada in one hand and an underage girl in the other. Unfortunately for him, it’s looking increasingly more likely that his summer will be spent inside a jail cell.
U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz Issues Letter to FBI Requesting Briefing on Wuhan Lab Whistleblower Investigation
June 21, 2021 - Washington, D.C. — Last Friday, U.S. Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) sent the following letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray requesting a classified briefing on the FBI’s interactions with Dr. Li-Meng Yan, a whistleblower and defector from China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology.
Georgia Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene has introduced legislation to eliminate the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF). Greene said she introduced the bill, House Resolution 3960, also known as the “Brian A. Terry Memorial Eliminate the ATF Act”, in honor of Border Patrol Agent , who was killed in the line of duty in December 2010 with a gun provided to Mexican drug cartels through then-President Barack Obama’s and then-Attorney General Eric Holder’s ATF “Fast & Furious” program.
Former Rep. Katie Hill blamed sexism for having to resign after her sex scandal while Matt Gaetz and Andrew Cuomo have kept their jobs
Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Katie Hill said the reaction to her sex scandal was different to that of Rep. Gaetz and Gov. Cuomo. Hill resigned after her nudes were leaked and she admitted to having a relationship with a staffer. She cited sexism for why she resigned but they still have their jobs.
The G7's 'Carbon Austerity' Will Fail. We Need a Positive Green Future U.S. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez thinks her Republican colleague, Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene, is "deeply unwell," and "clearly needs some help," amid Greene's increasingly aggressive demands for a debate between the two.
Matt Gaetz could see charges brought against him by federal prosecutors in July, a report says. The Florida congressman has been under investigation for months amid a sex trafficking probe involving his former friend Joel Greenberg, according to reports. Greenberg, a former Seminole County tax collector, pleaded guilty to a string of charges last month and has been cooperating with federal agents looking into Mr Gaetz.
Democratic Rep. Seth Moulton of Massachusetts on Sunday called for Republicans who pushed the false flag FBI-Capitol riot conspiracy theory to be ousted from office. On Monday, right-wing website Revolver News published a new conspiracy theory that the FBI organized the deadly Capitol riot on January 6. Tucker Carlson picked up the theory on Fox News one day later, prompting some GOP lawmakers—including Reps. Matt Gaetz of Florida, Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia and Paul Gosar of Arizona—to promote the theory throughout the week.
Former Rep. Katie Hill (D-Calif.) tells “Axios on HBO” she thinks her sex scandal was “politically survivable” and she's contemplating another run for Congress. Why it matters: Hill cites a duality in outcomes for women and men. "Having seen other people who've had scandals since I left, [Andrew] Cuomo and, you know, of course, Matt Gaetz ... you see that and, of course, they don't resign," Hill said.
Matt Gaetz has been accused of sex crimes against a minor, and a lot of people are waiting to see if he’ll face consequences, especially as his confederate, Joel Greenberg, has reportedly agreed to cooperate with the investigation and hand over information about others involved.
0 Gab users slammed Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz for the Juneteenth vote. Reps have sparked uproar among extremists, Make America Great Again (MAGA) fans, and conspiracy theorists on social media sites. For voting in favor of designating Juneteenth as a federal holiday, Marjorie Taylor Greene and Matt Gaetz.
It’s another bad weekend for Matt Gaetz. He has doubled down, quadrupled and quintupled down on his best lies, and gotten Tucker Carlson to invent a new conspiracy theory for him, namely that the Capitol Riot was a false flag operation by the FBI and because Matt Gaetz is playing Elliot Ness and the FBI to task, he’s being smeared with this sex trafficking thing.