Former Florida Department of Health data analyst Rebekah Jones, a critic of Gov. Ron DeSantis, said on Tuesday she intends to see Rep. Matt Gaetz kicked out of office, even if it means she has to run herself.
Jones, 31, teasing a bid Tuesday in an Instagram video, not long after she made headlines for being suspended from Twitter.
“I had hoped that someone in the Republican Party would step up and primary him, and I’ve yet to see that happen,” Jones said in the video. “And so, if it takes me going home to Florida to run against Matt Gaetz, then I will do it. If it means getting one child sex trafficker out of office, you’re damn right I’ll do it.”
Gaetz, a staunch ally of former President Donald Trump, has been roped into a federal investigation looking into whether he had a sexual