New reports reveal Congressman Matt Gaetz explored retiring from Congress on the very day the federal sex crimes probe involving him broke in the news, a contrast from his recent public posture vowing not to resign in the wake of the investigation. Gaetz also approached far-right TV network Newsmax for a job, though Axios reports he was rejected. MSNBC's Ari Melber discusses the new revelations and their significance.
(This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC. ).
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