Mateen on watch list since 2013 and purchased a gun several weeks ago
Orlando gunman’s ex-wife reveals he beat her for not doing household chores
Father of Orlando gunman Omar Mateen hosted TV political quiz show
Co-worker: Omar Mateen homophobic, ‘unhinged’
Everything we know so far about Orlando gunman (this article can’t say Islamic terrorism or Muslim either)
Not definite proof of radicalism, but enough to be suspicious that Mateen was becoming a risk and deserved a closer look. Yet the government spends its resources persecuting Tea Party members and dictating transgender bathrooms.