Category: Ocasio-Cortez

Ted Cruz, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Demand NBA to Suspend China Activities Over Boycott – Breitbart
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Ted Cruz, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Demand NBA to Suspend China Activities Over Boycott – Breitbart

Washington (AFP) – A bipartisan set of US lawmakers urged the NBA on Wednesday to suspend all activities in China until Chinese firms and broadcasters end their boycott of the league and the Houston Rockets. The open letter to NBA commissioner Adam Silver came from eight US lawmakers as politically diverse as Ted Cruz of…

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Ocasio-Cortez: It Is ‘Barbarism’ that U.S. Does Not Guarantee ‘Right’ to Housing
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Ocasio-Cortez: It Is ‘Barbarism’ that U.S. Does Not Guarantee ‘Right’ to Housing

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said on Tuesday that the U.S. cannot call itself an “advanced society” until it guarantees the right to housing, health care, and education, adding that the state of housing in the U.S. is “barbarism.” “Holla if you’re paying too much for rent!” Ocasio-Cortez said to a crowd, according to a NowThis…

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Ocasio-Cortez to Republicans: Vote Against Impeachment and Live with the ‘Stain’ on Your Careers
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Ocasio-Cortez to Republicans: Vote Against Impeachment and Live with the ‘Stain’ on Your Careers

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on Tuesday signaled strong support for the House Judiciary Committee’s impeachment efforts and dared Senate Republicans to go on the record and “knowingly vote against impeachment of this president knowing his corruption” so they can “have that stain on their careers the rest of their lives.” “Once the House impeaches, the…

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Ocasio-Cortez Says Trump’s ‘Ego’ Is Driving Construction of His ‘Little Wall’
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Ocasio-Cortez Says Trump’s ‘Ego’ Is Driving Construction of His ‘Little Wall’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said in a tweet Friday that President Trump’s “ego” is the driving force behind the construction of his “little wall.” “Trump is taking away middle schools from military families, robbing disaster relief from hardest-hit communities,& chopping up people’s property via eminent domain for his little wall,” Ocasio-Cortez wrote in reaction to…

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Ocasio-Cortez: Warren Is ‘Right,’ Fossil Fuel Industry Wants to Distract with Debates on Straws, Cheeseburgers
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Ocasio-Cortez: Warren Is ‘Right,’ Fossil Fuel Industry Wants to Distract with Debates on Straws, Cheeseburgers

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) weighed in on CNN’s 7-hour climate change town hall in a tweet Thursday, telling her five million Twitter followers that Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is “right” about the fossil fuel industry wanting the climate change debate to focus on distracting talking points like plastic straws and cheeseburgers. “She’s right,” Ocasio-Cortez wrote…

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Ocasio-Cortez on Hurricane Dorian: ‘We Either Decarbonize & Cut Emissions’ or ‘Let People Die’
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Ocasio-Cortez on Hurricane Dorian: ‘We Either Decarbonize & Cut Emissions’ or ‘Let People Die’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) — an outspoken proponent of the Green New Deal — tweeted footage of the destruction caused by Hurricane Dorian and warned that it is exactly “what climate change looks like.” Hurricane Dorian, formally a powerful Category 5 storm, battered the Bahamas for days, leaving at least seven dead along with a…

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Green New Deal Art Posters
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unveils Green New Deal Art Posters

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) released a series of Green New Deal art posters Friday through her Twitter account in an attempt to promote her unpopular Green New Deal plan. Of the two cartoon-style posters highlighted by the freshman New York congresswoman, feature two historic monuments in New York City: the Bronx’s Victory Memorial in Pelham…

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Ocasio-Cortez: Electoral College is ‘Affirmative Action’ for Rural Americans
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Ocasio-Cortez: Electoral College is ‘Affirmative Action’ for Rural Americans

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) continued her verbal assault on the Electoral College, this time smearing the Constitutional system that guarantees big states don’t have undue influence in electing the president as an “electoral affirmative action” scheme for rural Americans. On Friday, Ocasio-Cortez posted the following 5-point missive on Twitter: I see Fox News is big…

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Ocasio-Cortez: Trump ‘Directly Responsible’ for El Paso Shooting
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Ocasio-Cortez: Trump ‘Directly Responsible’ for El Paso Shooting

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) on Monday joined the chorus of Democrat lawmakers blaming President Donald Trump for the deadly shooting in El Paso, Texas, over the weekend, saying his discourse on immigration is “directly responsible” for the tragedy. The freshman congresswoman did not address how the Dayton, Ohio, shooter echoed her own controversial rhetoric on social media.…

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