Teen Uses Matt Gaetz’s Body-Shaming Insults To Raise $1.1M For Abortion Access

Activist teen from Texas with liberal views and savvy in social media may prove to be a political match for 40-year-old Matt Gaetz.

The congressman made these remarks on Saturday at a gathering for a group that promotes conservative values in secondary and tertiary education:

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“Why is it that the women with the least likelihood of getting pregnant are the ones most worried about having abortions? Nobody wants to impregnate you if you look like a thumb.”

Teen Raised $1.1M For Abortion Access

He continued, “These people are odious from the inside out. They’re like 5’2″, 350 pounds.”

Media attention was focused on the comments, including a Newsmax article that Gaetz retweeted to his 1.4 million followers alongside a photo of liberal activist Olivia Julianna, 19, and the words “Dander raised.”

Teen Uses Matt Gaetz’s Body-Shaming Insults To Raise $1.1M For Abortion Access
Teen Uses Matt Gaetz’s Body-Shaming Insults To Raise $1.1M For Abortion Access

When asked if he was calling women who attend abortion rallies “ugly and overweight,” the congressman replied, “Yes.” He also retweeted an interview he did with a local ABC affiliate.

The next move probably caught Gaetz off guard, as he made his name by engaging in public feuds with liberals.

Within a few short hours of Gaetz’s TV interview, Julianna took to Twitter to redirect the media attention the Florida lawmaker had directed toward her. She declared an online abortion-rights fundraiser. She then turned her attention to cruelly mocking Gaetz.

Just now, Julianna retweeted the Reid Out interview and said they had raised over $1.1 million.

“Thank you @JoyAnnReid!” she wrote. “We raised $1.1 million in under 72 hours because of the rude comments. Imagine what we can do with a solid year of planning to elect democrats across the country.”

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