Full interview: Rep. Matt Gaetz on backlash from Trump’s press conference in Helsinki

In a Wednesday interview with "Rising," Rep. Matt GaetzMatthew (Matt) GaetzHarris knocks Gaetz for taking issue with money for Howard in relief package Critics hit Florida governor over lack of 'sweeping' coronavirus response Gaetz accuses Burr of 'screwing all Americans' with stock sale MORE (R-Fla.) applauded President Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCuomo grilled by brother about running for president: 'No. no' Maxine Waters unleashes over Trump COVID-19 response: 'Stop congratulating yourself! You're a failure' Meadows resigns from Congress, heads to White House MORE for stating that he believed U.S. intelligence agencies' claims that Russia hacked Democratic Party computer servers during the 2016 presidential election.

Separately, Gaetz also said that he would not appear on the radio show of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. "Upon further reflection, I think that the things Alex Jones has said and done are so hurtful to so many people that a member of Congress should not grace that platform and legitimize it and I would not go back."