Lawyer for Matt Gaetz associate: ‘I am sure Matt Gaetz is not feeling very comfortable today’

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A lawyer for Rep. Matt Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg says the congressman is likely “not feeling very comfortable” after news broke that Greenberg could strike a plea deal with federal prosecutors.

Greenberg and Gaetz are at the center of a broad Justice Department investigation.

Gaetz hasn’t been charged as part of the investigation, but Greenberg has been indicted on 33 counts, including one of sex trafficking a minor between the ages of 14 and 17.

“I’m sure Matt Gaetz is not feeling very comfortable today,” Greenberg’s attorney, Fritz  Scheller, told reporters, according to CNN.

Gaetz has repeatedly denied any wrongdoing.

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