Rep. Matt Gaetz says he’s ‘witness-testing’ in taunting tweet to Michael Cohen

Rep. Matt Gaetz says he’s ‘witness-testing’ in taunting tweet to Michael Cohen
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL). NBC News video

[Ed. – Whatever Gaetz is doing, he does appear to be pushing the bounds of procedural seemliness.  I doubt that this actually qualifies as “witness tampering” — at this point, after the tweet, Gaetz obviously has nothing undisclosed to hold over Cohen — but it does look sophomoric and unhelpful.  The tweet has been deleted since the original posting; what remains is screen-capped below.]

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) on Tuesday tweeted Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney, in what some are calling a “threat” just 18 hours before Cohen is scheduled to testify before Congress.

During a press conference, reporters asked Gaetz various questions. The biggest question the media has: is Gaetz privy to information the general public doesn’t know?

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Gaetz’s response was simple: “Watch tomorrow,” meaning see what Cohen says during his Congressional testimony.

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