Categories: Featured News

Former FLA GOP Rep. David Jolly Advises Gaetz to Shut Up, Lawyer Up and Resign

Published by

It’s been a bit more than a week since the Matt Gaetz sex scandal began. Since then, it has seemed like the Florida congressman has made the wrong move at nearly every turn.

It also seems like Gaetz was expecting more support from the members of his own party. But nearly every fellow GOP lawmaker has remained silent, including Donald Trump

Advertisement
.

David Jolly, who like Gaetz, was once a Republican congressman from Florida, extended some advice to the troubled Rep

Advertisement
. during a Wednesday appearance on Chris Jansing’s show.

Jolly began, “What I’m struck by is Matt’s response throughout this process and I say this somewhat dispassionately and in ways as a compliment to Matt.  He is a skilled debater, a wordsmith. Very tactical in the words he chooses but legal commentators and lawyers will pick up on the disconnect between Matt’s response and the charges.”

Jansing then asked Jolly if he thinks Gaetz can actually survive the scandal. He responded, “ I’ve said for a week now the best thing Gaetz can do is shut up, hire a lawyer and resign and don’t attend these gatherings and try to recover in conservative circles because if the charges are true and if the charges are true about Joel Greenberg there’s an underaged child victim in this case. It is causing a minor to engage in a commercial sex act. This is not something that Matt Gaetz should be flaunting.”

While the advice to Gaetz is sound, it seems unlikely that he will take it. In fact, Gaetz is scheduled

Advertisement
to speak at a Republican women’s event this Friday at Donald Trump’s Doral Country Club.
Advertisement
Published by

Recent Posts

Greg Abbott Attacks Biden During Texas Synagogue Hostage Crisis

As four worshippers are being held hostage at a synagogue in Texas, Gov. Greg Abbott…

11 hours ago

Trump Will Hold A Stale Rally Saturday Night In An Entirely Changed World

The floodgates are necessarily opened now. Trump's pre-January 6th crimes, the pressure on states, the…

15 hours ago

DirecTV Kills One America News With Plan To Drop Them

One America News (OAN) gets 90% of their revenue from DirecTV, so the provider's plan…

18 hours ago

Trump Makes It Clear To Pennsylvania GOP That He Is Out To Steal 2024

Trump isn't trying to hide what he wants to do in 2024, as he told…

19 hours ago

Tucker Carlson Defends Domestic Terrorists Who Called Pelosi’s Office Looking For Evidence They Left Behind

Tucker Carlson claimed that the domestic terrorists who attacked the Capitol were innocent because they…

20 hours ago

Ohio Supreme Court Strikes Down Gerrymandered GOP Map For Partisan Bias

The Ohio Supreme Court has struck down the state's gerrymandered US Congressional districts map for…

2 days ago

This website uses cookies.