Rep. Matt Gaetz was once all in on Team Trump, but after the former president’s dismal showing in the mid-term elections, the Florida Republican canceled his plans to attend Trump’s launch of his 2024 campaign Tuesday night.
Gaetz sees the writing on the wall: The king is dead, long live the king. And he also understands that Republicans will have a thin margin in the House, so if they want to get anything done, they’ll need some help from Democrats.
In a pre-emptive move, Gaetz laid out a series of moves that he says should get bipartisan support — and they were so common sense and basic that he drew praise from some unlikely places, like the liberal site Reddit.
“I believe that no member of Congress by