AOC mixes up two ‘very different’ economists in Instagram post about 4-day workweek

AOC mixes up two 'very different' economists in Instagram post about 4-day workweek 3

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., who holds a bachelor’s diploma in economics from Boston University, needed to right herself Saturday night after mixing up two “very different” economists throughout a prolonged Instagram dialogue. “UGGGH TYPO,” the freshman congresswoman wrote after complicated John Maynard Keynes, an early 20th-century British economist who theorized that authorities spending was linked to financial development, with Milton […]

AOC, campaigning for Bernie Sanders, says it would ‘be an honor’ to be VP

AOC, campaigning for Bernie Sanders, says it would 'be an honor' to be VP 5

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, D-N.Y., mentioned it would “be an honor to be vp” in a latest Spanish-language interview Sunday earlier than headlining a Las Vegas marketing campaign occasion for Sen. Bernie Sanders. The 30-year-old freshman congresswoman shortly identified that she falls 5 years wanting the constitutional age restrict to be vp. The vp – […]

AOC takes Taylor Swift’s side in feud with private equity firm, Carlyle Group

AOC takes Taylor Swift's side in feud with private equity firm, Carlyle Group 6

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) speaks throughout the Climate Crisis Summit earlier than introducing Democratic Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) at Drake University on November 9, 2019 in Des Moines, Iowa. Ocasio-Cortez has been campaigning in assist of Sanders after endorsing him final month in New York City. Stephen Maturen | Getty Images News | […]

AOC, Bernie Sanders Intro Green New Deal for Public Housing Act

AOC, Bernie Sanders Intro Green New Deal for Public Housing Act 7

Public housing is residence to 2 million folks within the U.S. and a $70 billion backlog in repairs. It’s additionally largely an afterthought in American society, a spot the place folks with seemingly nowhere else to go find yourself tucked away and out of sight. Now, nonetheless, it’s the main focus of the primary piece […]

American Politician AOC Plays League Of Legends, Apparently

American Politician AOC Plays League Of Legends, Apparently 9

US politician and New York’s 14th congressional district consultant Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is outwardly an avid fan of League of Legends, sharing her newest rank promotion on social media. AOC posted on her Instagram Story that she not too long ago reached Silver IV in Ranked Solo/Duo. She captioned the photograph with “I did it,” adopted […]

AOC mocks JPMorgan boss Jamie Dimon’s concern about ‘harsh’ criticism: ‘Billionaires are asking for a safe space’

AOC mocks JPMorgan boss Jamie Dimon's concern about 'harsh' criticism: 'Billionaires are asking for a safe space' 11

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., mentioned Wednesday that billionaires are trying for a “safe space” from criticism after JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon mentioned Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s rhetoric “vilifies successful people.” “Y’all, the billionaires are asking for a safe space – you know, in addition to the entire US economy and political lobbying industry,” Ocasio-Cortez tweeted in […]

AOC, Andrew Yang get wish as NYC voters adopt ranked-choice voting system

AOC, Andrew Yang get wish as NYC voters adopt ranked-choice voting system 12

New York City voters on Tuesday determined to amend the town’s structure, restructuring main and particular elections to function below a brand new ranked-choice voting system, which permits voters to rank their prime 5 candidates on the poll in accordance with desire. The plan had backing from U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, […]

AOC Wants Joker Fans to Stop Posting the Bronx Stairs on Social Media

AOC Wants Joker Fans to Stop Posting the Bronx Stairs on Social Media 13

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is all about her hometown pleasure. She has now spoken out in opposition to Joker followers posing on the now-famous Bronx stairs from the film. AOC is the U.S. Representative for New York’s 14th congressional district, which incorporates the japanese a part of the Bronx and a part of North-Central Queens. In addition, […]

AOC endorsing Bernie Sanders is ‘not a game-changer,’ Juan Williams says

AOC endorsing Bernie Sanders is 'not a game-changer,' Juan Williams says 15

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s, D-N.Y., endorsement of Sen. Bernie Sanders’ 2020 Democratic presidential bid is not essentially a game-changer, based on Juan Williams. While Ocasio-Cortez is seen by many youthful, extra liberal voters because the chief of a political “movement,” her endorsement is not the identical as if the backing was coming from different Democratic Party figures, Williams claimed […]

AOC backs Sanders at New York rally, credits him with ‘fundamentally’ changing politics

AOC backs Sanders at New York rally, credits him with ‘fundamentally’ changing politics 16

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. gave her endorsement to Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination at a New York rally on Saturday, claiming that his 2016 bid had “fundamentally changed” U.S. politics — because the 78-year-old lawmaker spoke at his first marketing campaign rally since coronary heart surgical procedure this month. Ocasio-Cortez, who has rapidly turn […]

Michael Moore joining AOC at Bernie Sanders rally in NYC to announce endorsement

Michael Moore joining AOC at Bernie Sanders rally in NYC to announce endorsement 17

Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore introduced Friday that he shall be joining Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., at a rally in New York City on Saturday for 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. “I am joining Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tomorrow to officially & publicly endorse a true hero of the people, Senator Bernie Sanders, as our next President of the […]

AOC and Ted Cruz call out Apple for dropping Hong Kong app in joint letter

AOC and Ted Cruz call out Apple for dropping Hong Kong app in joint letter 19

In two letters, a bipartisan group of lawmakers sharply criticized Apple and Blizzard over their latest actions in China. “Strong concern” over Apple’s choice The first, addressed to Apple CEO Tim Cook, expresses “strong concern” over the corporate’s choice to take away an app utilized by Hong Kong protesters from its App Store. The app, […]

AOC gets choked up at climate forum: ‘My dreams of motherhood are now bittersweet’

AOC gets choked up at climate forum: 'My dreams of motherhood are now bittersweet' 20

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., acquired emotional on Friday as she mentioned how climate change affected her personal private outlook on life. “I communicate to you not as an elected official or a public determine, however I communicate to you as a human being,” the freshman congresswoman told a climate summit in Copenhagen. “A girl whose dreams […]