Matt Gaetz is a Representative from Florida. Born in Hollywood, Florida in 1982, he earned his B.S. from Florida State University in 2003 and his J.D. from William & Mary Law School in 2007. He worked as a private practice lawyer and a member of the Florida state house of representatives from 2010-2016. He was elected as a Republican to the 115th Congress (January 3, 2017-present).