BBC: Matt Gaetz got what he wanted. Now what?

October 12, 2023

A few hours before midnight on October 1, Kevin McCarthy, a Republican congressman and then-House Speaker, appeared to pull off a major victory by brokering a bipartisan deal to avoid a costly government shutdown.

But his moment in the sun was short-lived, extinguished just two days later by his long-time political rival, Representative Matt Gaetz of Florida, who filed a motion to remove Mr. McCarthy from his post.

ROKK Co-Founder and Partner, Ron Bonjean, shared his thoughts on Matt Gaetz’s ultimate objectives with BBC News.