Matt Gaetz is not just incompetent, he’s a danger to the military and our national security



Long before the calls to expel Congressman Matt Gaetz for his role in the violent Capitol insurrection on Jan. 6, veteran and military family groups like ours were sounding the alarm about his unfitness to serve.

Our concerns began in 2017, when Republican leaders made the troubling decision to assign Gaetz, then a 34-year-old freshman representing part of Florida’s Panhandle, with big political aspirations — but no military service, national security expertise or much professional experience — to the House Armed Services Committee.