Rep. Matt Gaetz to Newsmax: Jan. 6 Rioters Given Unequal Treatment

GOP Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz decried on Newsmax the unequal treatment given to the Jan. 6 rioters.

Appearing on “The Chris Salcedo Show,” Gaetz said, “we’ve seen the top leaders in the Democratic party gaslight for a process that seems to always make excuses for left wing purveyors of violence, excuses that really call into question whether or not there is a two-tier system of justice. We continue to ask questions about the treatment of Jan. 6 detainees [and] their access to counsel.”

But according to Gaetz, “the Department of Justice has to maintain this theory that the Jan. 6 detainees maintain an ongoing threat to the government of the United States, so that they are able to take the national security apparatus and turn it against our people.”

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