• Rep. Matt Gaetz cut off a reporter's question about his vaccination status and said, 'We should be talking more about freeing Britney'

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Matt Gaetz.
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    Rep. Matt Gaetz refused to disclose his vaccination status, focusing his attention on Britney Spears' conservatorship.
    "I think we should be talking more about freeing Britney," he told CNN.
    Gaetz also called CNN's question about his vaccination status "very nosy."
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    When asked about his COVID-19 vaccination status, Rep. Matt Gaetz declined to answer and instead turned his attention to singer Britney Spears' conservatorship. "I think we should be talking more about freeing Britney...
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  • Rep. Madison Cawthorn baselessly accuses Fauci of 'operating as a pawn of the Chinese Communist Party' and promises to 'prosecute this guy' if GOP wins in 2022

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Madison Cawthorn, R-N.C.
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    Rep. Madison Cawthorn promised to "prosecute" the US's leading infectious disease expert.
    In a Wednesday podcast interview, Cawthorn called Dr. Anthony Fauci "a pawn" for China.
    "Dr. Fauci knows that he's been operating as a pawn of the Chinese Communist Party," he said.
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    Republican Rep. Madison Cawthorn of North Carolina went on a podcast Wednesday to accuse Dr. Anthony Fauci of being "a pawn" of the Chinese government and promised to "prosecute" him should the GOP...
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