WATCH: Anti-Gun Protester Attacks GOP Rep Gaetz
An anti-gun protester in Florida attacked GOP Representative Matt Gaetz with a milkshake as he exited a townhall event.
According to The Daily Mail:
Amanda Kondrat'yev was charged with misdemeanor battery in the case. She briefly ran a campaign against Gaetz in 2016 and is now fundraising off the incident to help pay for her court expenses.
A Florida congressman who frequently appears on television supporting President Trump was struck by a plastic cup full of liquid as he left a town hall on Saturday.
U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz wasn't injured Saturday when he was struck by a plastic cup lobbed by a protester in Pensacola, Florida.
Video posted online shows the second-term Republican leaving a coffee house while about 20 protesters chant their opposition.
The cup, which was clear plastic and contained a red liquid, struck him in the back.