Matt Gaetz claims $25 million 'extortion effort' in response to allegations of sexual relationship with teen
Asked what the charges could relate to, Gaetz said: "I have definitely, in my single days, provided for women I've dated. You know, I've paid for flights, for hotel rooms. I’ve been, you know, generous as a partner. I think someone is trying to make that look criminal when it is not."Gaetz is not married but his Twitter bio reads: "Florida man. Fiancé. Firebrand. America First." He proposed on December 30 "to his girlfriend, 26-year-old Ginger Luckey, the sister of Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey," a major GOP donor. He describes himself as father to his former girlfriend's brother, Nestor Galbán, although they are not related by blood or marriage.
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