POLITICAL GENEALOGY

Meet Your Great-Great-Grandfather, Matt Gaetz

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida recently made his debut on the national stage when he attempted to hijack the first House Judiciary Committee hearing on gun violence in eight years to push the discredited notion that immigration is at the heart of violence in America — and for good measure, he tried to have two Parkland fathers who had lost their children to gunfire less than a year ago ejected from the proceedings.