Ginger Luckey is the lovely girlfriend of lawyer and politician, Matt Gaetz -who is currently the representative for Florida’s 1st congressional district.
Ginger’s politician boyfriend has been making headlines recently after it was reported the Department of Justice is currently looking into the Florida republican.
It’s been revealed the 38-year-old might have hired escorts off a website and slept with a 17-year-old girl. He’s also accused of partying on ecstasy in seedy Florida hotel rooms. Gaetz has denied the allegations.
Prior to making his way to congress, Gaetz worked as an attorney in Northwest Florida with the Keefe, Anchors & Gordon law firm.
Matt Gaetz has represented Florida’s 1st district since 2017. He previously served in Florida’s House of Representatives between 2010 and 2016.
Despite being under investigation, his girl, seems to be supporting him at all costs. Meet Ginger Luckey in her top facts.
1. She has her mother to thank for meeting Gaetz
During an interview, Ginger revealed her mother “dragged” her to an event at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in March 2020 and that they attended Kimberly Guilfoyle’s birthday party together shortly thereafter.
2. Her work has nothing to do with Gaetz’s field
Ginger Luckey is a food analyst who was previously based in California. According to her LinkedIn, Ginger attended the University of California, Santa Barbara graduating in 2016. She majored in economics and accounting while studying as a Gaucho. She is currently enrolled in the Harvard business program online. She is studying sustainable business strategy.
The California native is currently an analyst with Apeel, a company that works to reduce food waste.
Since meeting Gaetz, her work has allowed her to spend more time with Matt during the pandemic. She told the Daily Mail: “I have been traveling with him everywhere,” “I am his travel buddy.”
3. She already said ‘Yes’
The relationship has moved fast since the couple is currently engaged. According to reports, Matt popped the question last December just nine months into their relationships. The politician asked the big question on Dec. 30, 2020, at the same place they met during a holiday celebration at the resort.
4. Her brother is a tech entrepreneur
Luckey’s brother is Palmer Luckey, who founded the virtual reality company Oculus VR before selling it to Facebook for about $2 billion in 2014.
A self-identified libertarian, Luckey’s brother held a fundraiser for Trump and has donated to the Republican Party, according to Open Secrets, a campaign-finance watchdog group.
5. She is active on social media
Ginger Luckey can be found on Instagram, where she has over a thousand followers. She also runs two additional accounts: a Foodie account: @gingeeats -where she covers the ‘the best food & drinks in town’ and a Fitness account: @fitnesswithginge