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Matt Gaetz now being investigated for obstruction of justice in sex trafficking probe House of RepresentativesEmbattled Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz now faces additional scrutiny into his response to news that he is being investigated as part of a sex trafficking probe. Two sources familiar with the investigation told Politico in an article published Wednesday that Mr Gaetz now faces inquiries into whether he took steps to obstruct a federal investigation as investigators continue looking into his dealings. A rep for Mr Gaetz fiercely denied any insinuation that Gaetz had obstructed justice, and echoed previous rejections of any wrongdoing. “Congressman Gaetz pursues justice, he doesn’t obstruct it,” a spokesperson told Politico. “The anonymous allegations have thus far amounted to lies, wrapped in leaks, rooted in an extortion plot by a former DOJ official. After two months, there is still not a single on record accusation of misconduct, and now the ‘story’ is changing yet again.” The Independent has reached out for further comment. The congressman found himself embroiled in controversy earlier this year after it was revealed hermes bag replica that he and an associate, former Seminole County, Fla., tax agent Joel Greenberg, were facing investigations for allegedly paying women for sex, while Gaetz himself reportedly is under additional scrutiny for a possible relationship with a 17 year old girl. The fiery Florida lawmaker is one of former President Donald Trump’s top supporters, and has seen himself largely ostracized by fellow Republicans save for the GOP’s far right fringe in the House since the allegations and news of the investigation emerged. Mr Gaetz has also alleged that he is the victim of an extortion scheme related to the investigation, and claimed in late March that a former Department of Justice official had demanded $25 million to make the probe disappear. “The allegations against me are as searing as they are false,” Mr Gaetz told Axios in March. “I believe that there are people at the Department of Justice who are trying to criminalize my sexual conduct, you know when I was a single guy.”House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the top Republican in the House, has said that Gaetz would face removal from the House if the allegations he faced turned out to be true. Read More Journalist pranks top Republicans into sharing military uniform clad picture of JFK assassin Lee Harvey Oswald Matt Gaetz says $155k to close on yacht with his fiancee ‘went missing’ Marjorie Taylor Greene blasts Democrats for comparing Republicans to Nazis, then compares Democrats to NazisMan Who Beat His Wife To Death In Front Of Family On Alaska Cruise Gets 30 Years A Utah man who fatally beat his wife on an Alaska cruise ship has been sentenced to 30 years behind bars. A judge handed Kenneth Manzanares the lengthy sentence Thursday morning in an Anchorage, Alaska courthouse for the 2017 murder of his spouse Kristy Manzanares aboard an Emerald Princess cruise liner. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess described the killing as violent and brutal during the sentencing, the Associated Press reports. Manzanares looked back in the direction of two of his d The Guardian FBI director sees ‘parallels’ between ransomware threat and 9/11 Christopher Wray also revealed that the agency is investigating about 100 kinds of ransomware cyber attacks ‘The scale of this problem is one that I think the country has to come to terms with,’ Christopher Wray said. Photograph: Al Drago/AP The FBI has compared a recent string of cyber attacks on US government and corporate entities to defense difficulties presented by the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Christopher Wray, the FBI director, also revealed that the agency is investigating about 100 kindsThe Animatronic Spider Man at Disneyland New Avengers Campus Is Just So Wild to Watch The Avengers Campus at Disney California Adventure Park is finally opening to the public on June 4, and we already got our first glimpse at one of the new land coolest features: the animatronic Spider Man. During a media preview event earlier this week, Disneyland unveiled an incredibly high tech and hyperrealistic Spider Man robot that soars more than 50 feet above the Web Slingers: A Spider Man Adventure attraction, and it truly nuts to watch. Both before and after the robot big flip takes place, a person wearing the same exact Spidey costume does a few stunts outside of the Web Slingers ride and comes down to ground level to greet park visitors. Read ahead to see photos and videos of both Spider Man figures in action to satisfy your curiosity until you can make a voyage to the Avengers Campus IRL.

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