Socialist superstar Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez released a “hit list” of potential investigations she plans to pursue should Democrats retake control of Congress this fall, including Trump’s hurricane response and his Supreme Court-supported “travel ban.”
Cortez published her list of “GOP crimes” on social media this week, telling supporters to “get ready to investigate” a series of Republican policies and presidential decisions.
“Get ready to investigate the GOP’s: Federal response to Puerto Rico, Human rights violations under ICE, Environmental Protection Agency firings, Travel Ban & Family Separation, Election security & lack thereof, Corruption, corruption, corruption,” she tweeted.
??♀️? Get ready to investigate the GOP’s:
– Federal response to Puerto Rico
– Human rights violations under ICE
– Environmental Protection Agency firings
– Travel Ban & Family Separation
– Election security & lack thereof
– Corruption, corruption, corruption https://t.co/hjUFBnP8ms
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@Ocasio2018) August 27, 2018
The self-described Democratic Socialist came under fire in recent weeks after she banned the media from attending two town hall events; claiming the speaking engagements were “sanctuary spaces” for her potential constituents.
CORTEZ CONFUSION: Cortez Cites PARKS, ‘Eating Sandwiches’ as 'Examples of Socialism'
Liberal superstar Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez left American voters scratching their heads this week; bizarrely citing National Parks and eating breakfast sandwiches as examples of Democratic Socialism.
Cortez posted the strange comments on social media after returning from a “few days off” spent at Acadia National Park; citing the nature preserve and “supporting worker-owned businesses” as American “examples of Democratic Socialism.”
Back home after a lovely few days off enjoying US examples of Democratic Socialism, like:
– Acadia National Park
– Café Co-ops (Def Top 5 best breakfast sandwiches I’ve ever had 🍳)
– Supporting worker-owned businesses
– Bonus: Spotted a @PPact helping people, per usual✌🏽💜 pic.twitter.com/xmiYXutfpS
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) August 19, 2018
Cortez’ comments come just days after she came under fire for banning press and journalists from a series of town hall events; adding the speaking engagements were considered “sanctuary spaces.”
CORTEZ CONFUSION: Socialist Star Defends NYC Yellow Cabs, Staff Uses UBER
Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez left New York voters scratching their heads this week; claiming “solidarity” with the Big Apple’s yellow cab drivers despite her staff routinely using Uber and other taxi alternatives.
Cortez lamented the plight of the city’s taxi drivers on social media last March following a string of suicides, writing “Yellow cab drivers are in financial ruin due to the unregulated expansion of Uber. What was a living wage job now pays under minimum.”
NYC's fourth driver suicide. Yellow cab drivers are in financial ruin due to the unregulated expansion of Uber. What was a living wage job now pays under minimum.
– to call Uber drivers what they are: EMPLOYEES, not contractors
– Fed jobs guarantee
– Prep for automation https://t.co/FjfapJV2ni
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) March 21, 2018
New documents released by the Federal Election Commission show between April and late June her campaign staff spent approximately $4,000 on Uber; an estimated 160 rides. All of the journeys took place in California.
The FEC has yet to release statistics for July and August.
Read the full report at Fox News.