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GOP readies political heartburn for an FBI it won't defund

2 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Asked about the House GOP's relationship with the FBI, Rep. Matt Gaetz - the pro-Trump Florida conservative poised to avoid charges in a federal sex trafficking probe - summed it up in only two words: "It's complicated." As Gaetz's House colleagues acknowledge, they don't plan to make good on conservatives' pro-Trump calls to “defund the FBI" after its Mar-a-Lago search. Some, however, are planning to make the agency's life as difficult as possible next year if they win back the majority. GOP lawmakers are preparing a buffet of investigations aimed at touching every aspect of the agency's...
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