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

In a Wednesday interview with "Rising," Rep. Matt GaetzMatthew (Matt) GaetzGallego on Jan. 6 rioters: 'F--- them' The Hill's Morning Report - For Biden, it goes from bad to worse Gaetz ex testified to federal grand jury in sex crimes investigation MORE (R-Fla.) applauded President Donald TrumpDonald TrumpKinzinger welcomes baby boy Tennessee lawmaker presents self-defense bill in 'honor' of Kyle Rittenhouse Five things to know about the New York AG's pursuit of Trump 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."