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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC Bronx + Queens, NYC

US Representative,NY-14 (BX & Queens). In a modern, moral, & wealthy society, no American should be too poor to live. 💯% People-Funded, no lobbyist💰. She/her.

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Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezIn March, I sent a letter to The Occupant of the @WhiteHouse demanding he grant clemency to save the lives of our m… https://t.co/beWc8voj9P
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7/11
2020
Anyways, if you want to support a Texan Latino leader who actually gives a damn about our community and advances pr… https://t.co/VdQ9dPQpNSGOP boycotting Nike over Kaepernick = “free speech” Dems boycott anything= “suppression” I know consistency isn’t… https://t.co/8WlmNI4iszWhen Ted refuses to buy your product: peaceful protest, marketplace of ideas. When you don't buy Ted's beans: cance… https://t.co/JJ1mTIbzpo
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezSenate/House Dems send letter to ICE & DHS on recent international student policy, urging the agency to withdraw th… https://t.co/zyM0m94Yut
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezMany of the people actually “cancelled” are those long denied a fair hearing of their ideas to begin w/: Palestini… https://t.co/0uiwjtFMaII have an entire TV network dedicated to stoking hatred of me. A white supremacist w/ a popular network show regula… https://t.co/9DWWrXDVTSThe term “cancel culture” comes from entitlement - as though the person complaining has the right to a large, capti… https://t.co/eVus1KMiodPeople who are actually “cancelled” don’t get their thoughts published and amplified in major outlets. This has be… https://t.co/RhUAIjyBgCGet yourself friends like these: this tweet wasn’t up for TWO MINUTES when my friend hit me up with the recipe. (Th… https://t.co/QUE8I3I2ptOh look, it’s the sound of me Googling “how to make your own Adobo” https://t.co/YOScAcyAnC
7/10
2020
Folks can’t pay rent & our GOP Senate + Trump are lighting the match for our housing crisis to explode. 🧨 NY: we’r… https://t.co/LMGwAFe4OwThere will be lots of takes today about the Supreme Court and the financial records that Trump is shielding from Co… https://t.co/qYjwZ0taw8
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAbove all, I keep hearing that booming voice of our forever Chairman Elijah Cummings. He had a mantra of sorts for… https://t.co/fZxZeGBakpWhat I love about the work of @OversightDems is that it‘s investigatory & collaborative, w/ rippling effects. It’s… https://t.co/7wdsXRseS4One of my first hearings in Congress was of Michael Cohen, called in by Chairman Cummings. Here⬇️ Cohen testified… https://t.co/M3GZMmhZyzJane and I are deeply saddened to hear that Pamela Sue Rush has passed away. I will always carry with me what she s… https://t.co/7ka6xsES6f
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7/9
2020
Here are the recommendations from the Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force on "Combating the Climate Crisis and Pursuing… https://t.co/osm3KggqSA
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @mmcauliff Sunrise was represented on the task force w/ @VarshPrakash @mcbyrne Yes, each Task Force had varying space in which we were able to advance positions. Ultimately, VP is the… https://t.co/TF7rStndPCOf course, like in any collaborative effort, there are areas of negotiation and compromise. But I do believe that… https://t.co/3K3tycR2yWThe Climate Task Force has agreed to elevate Biden’s climate standards across the board & adopt a whole-of-gov mobi… https://t.co/6EmE9RkJZeToday the 6 Biden-Sanders Unity Task Forces are unveiling final language. The Climate Task Force accomplished a gr… https://t.co/gz3broq2qeIt is the honor of a lifetime to work alongside brilliant leaders and activists like @AOC and the @sunrisemvmt. The… https://t.co/QK9UQ0i9s0
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezYes @GOPLeader, @IlhanMN has long been on the side of dismantling systems of oppression & structural racism, as she… https://t.co/eAT7AQuPGE
7/8
2020
Is it me, or is the GOP losing their touch with the conspiracy-theory-as-campaign-rhetoric technique?Yes, that is precisely why the party nominated... Joe Biden https://t.co/ZFx5YAnd9b
7/5
2020
I’m not on TikTok, but that won’t stop me from making bootleg ones for IG 😉 https://t.co/2VU9Dg5nH5
7/4
2020
Vanessa Guillen’s family deserves justice. What happened to her, and to so many victims of sexual harassment and a… https://t.co/ExLw4jYdVt @ZerlinaMaxwell Ahh! I’ll be mindful of that when the character count allows 😂Maxwell’s arrest is a significant development. I hope the SDNY and all relevant parties have conducted an extensiv… https://t.co/x4lMiXD8o8We need answers and justice for #VanessaGuillen. My heart continues to be with her family and survivors of sexual h… https://t.co/JkdpVEwKIN
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
7/2
2020
Black voters, on average, wait 45 percent longer to vote than white voters; Latino voters wait 46 percent longer. https://t.co/jLGDiSi3Ql
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezGuess who’s repeal of the Faircloth Amendment just passed the House! 😌 Faircloth has blocked construction of new… https://t.co/uHzrL4szF1The @EdMarkey meme team is really something else 😂 https://t.co/kzXkHE3bbF @iTeachGatsby Thank you so much, and thanks for being open to new perspectives. Grateful to have earned your support 💜 @kendallybrown Please tell your mom I say thank you and she’s welcome to our team anytime! 💜☺️🤣 when you don’t realize you’re debating a New Yorker (@RepMaxRose) https://t.co/xUHRkjcWoLOne of the ways the GOP articulates their racism today is their idea that some citizens are “real” people and other… https://t.co/1ekChYiFA0https://t.co/yOxvgQxhnA https://t.co/6lqpXGW3RWHow’s that “anti-AOC” advertising going, Oklahoma GOP? Oh, it ended with voters supporting Medicaid expansion? Nic… https://t.co/M7cx3PQ2gjWhen you speak truth to power, power fights back. Lobbyists & conservatives have been pouring millions of dollars… https://t.co/FoR1ynZ1sWScoop: A dozen lawmakers have signed onto the hotly debated letter spearheaded by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that cal… https://t.co/Onvc4FsZQY
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7/1
2020
Israel's annexation of occupied territory would be a disaster for international law, self-determination, freedom an… https://t.co/EihU2maVqe
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe New Deal gave us Carl Reiner. https://t.co/Cg15zi4tQX
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezRemember this from @AOC? This is the same company that is now price-gouging its coronavirus drug. AOC to Gilead CE… https://t.co/eDaTJkyfxo
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6/30
2020
Hey all, note for transparency: yday I quote-tweeted someone noting that we pay interns a living wage. It has sinc… https://t.co/gdkTaxQn9m
6/27
2020
If you don’t know what the Community Reinvestment Act is and why we need to protect it, listen to @AOC. Then tell… https://t.co/J8KTibTqjj
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @JamaalBowmanNY 💜NEW: hours after @AOC called on @CorrectionNYC to fire officers involved in Layleen Polanco's death @NYCMayor annou… https://t.co/LH9bIFR5mV
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezTwo years ago today, I went from waitress and organizer to winning a Congressional primary while outspent 10-1. Ev… https://t.co/0TjC6FxVhgHow does justice play a role in the Green New Deal? @AOC explains. https://t.co/SDxCTwAZG9 https://t.co/4GG7GWk7T3
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezRep. Ayanna Pressley: "Black Lives Matter is a mandate from the people. It's time -- pay us what you owe us. Our Bl… https://t.co/R4jC772iL4
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezOur team has been working with artists to reimagine communities into modern day, WPA-style Green New Deal posters.… https://t.co/mZSeevb2OkDefund the Pentagon budget.
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
6/26
2020
"Can @JamaalBowmanNY be in The Squad?" -@CharlotteAlter "Well, we have the same haircut. So I am certainly open."… https://t.co/cO3WIWdnwV
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezSen. Bernie Sanders will propose a sweeping 10 percent cut to Pentagon spending, with the savings redirected as gra… https://t.co/PIor8wYrSu
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AyannaPressley Thanks sis - love you and always so grateful for your friendship 💞
6/25
2020
Thank you for paving the way, @BLeeForCongress! 👑 https://t.co/svZW1INJ5CI’m a Black man raised by a single mother in a housing project. That story doesn’t usually end in Congress. But t… https://t.co/ps6ni8JyUI
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @BernieSanders Thanks tío! ☺️Wall Street CEOs, from Goldman Sachs to Blackstone, poured in millions to defeat our grassroots campaign tonight.… https://t.co/UCAUVSDKxeThe AOC race is a blowout. https://t.co/qK780a1Iga
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezWhen I won in 2018, many dismissed our victory as a “fluke.” Our win was treated as an aberration, or bc my oppone… https://t.co/2MTtcYW2zC#TeamAOC volunteers made over 56,000 calls to NY14 TODAY. As in ONE DAY. That’s shattered all our previous one-day… https://t.co/3duuVEPje1This is what voter suppression looks like. https://t.co/mhMbM2rOYT
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezWe are seeing reports of voting lines as long as 3 hours in LeFrak City as well. Other poll sites are much faster.… https://t.co/d1j7VYSHv2
6/24
2020
I usually don’t tweet to correct fake posts about me bc the right circulates so many, but needless to say the alleg… https://t.co/fwfq7PBF35We are realizing that a better world is possible. It’s time to rise for it, speak on it, and create it every day.… https://t.co/ByRajaAv3NNY14: TODAY is Election Day! 🚨Voting tips: - You should receieve 2 BALLOTS to fill out. If you only got one, ask… https://t.co/9HmvPMaNMj
6/23
2020
Your membership card is in the mail, @hasanminhaj 😂📮 https://t.co/DwiwLBkQdXProtesters are out in Compton demanding justice for Andres Guardado, an 18-year-old who was fatally shot 7 times in… https://t.co/F6gvEQQTYD
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezNEW YORK: Tomorrow is Election Day! It’s time to VOTE to continue our fight for social, economic, and racial justi… https://t.co/RuDZPqGiRW🚨NYC: If you plan on voting absentee, make sure you mail your ballot TODAY so it will be postmarked in time to coun… https://t.co/dlHjATQt3Q
6/22
2020
@kendallybrown Hey! I apologize for the harm and thank you for stepping up to point it out. Taking it down & always… https://t.co/NOoJIsLXEXFather's Day is a good day to remind people that all phone calls and video calls for incarcerated people should be… https://t.co/WtKnJcKX6D
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezTo all dads + father figures, past, present, and future - Your love, attention, and care moves mountains and chang… https://t.co/wqKzNL4vjJAh yes - in fact, I’m so uncharismatic and untalented that the President of the United States has dedicated time at… https://t.co/7atuMt6WNZKPop allies, we see and appreciate your contributions in the fight for justice too 😌Actually you just got ROCKED by teens on TikTok who flooded the Trump campaign w/ fake ticket reservations & tricke… https://t.co/FNq1MoOIUI
6/21
2020
What a day. As I walked to my early voting site, I realized it was the Sonia Sotomayor Community Center. When she… https://t.co/RhZE7a1nNEKentucky cutting number of polling places for Tuesday’s primary from 3700 to 200 There will be one polling place f… https://t.co/9hm5OkhaYf
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezI'm concerned about the sudden replacement of the United States Attorney in New York’s Southern District. The new… https://t.co/rwecSyRJ7P
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Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @jnzqns So many thanks to you and your family! Postcarding is one of my favorite modes of indoor field organizing 💌 @victoriascress 💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽Donation link here 💸 The average donation to my campaign is about 24 bucks. Everyday people have made my candidacy… https://t.co/vqxUUTKLRyWall St CEOs & lobbyists are FLOODING my district w/ millions of dollars right before Tuesday’s election. It’s a b… https://t.co/eNuyqnTTLN
6/20
2020
#OTD in 1865, enslaved African Americans were notified of their freedom by Union troops in Galveston Bay, TX—two ye… https://t.co/xvcFUzXyTz
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez“Emancipation wasn’t a gift bestowed on the slaves; it was something they took for themselves, the culmination of t… https://t.co/LKWpotYFOq
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezEver notice that when we talk about having a healthcare system where people don’t pay at the point of service, it’s… https://t.co/FLRUk8XdTeHappy #Juneteenth! To celebrate, let’s pass legislation that makes Juneteenth a national holiday and enact H.R. 40… https://t.co/dmrfF8gqyQHappy Emancipation Day! Just a few facts:The US was 3rd to last in the Americas to abolish slavery. The Emancipat… https://t.co/tfrAaQa0uG
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.@AOC: “Nuestra voz es nuestro voto y si no usamos ese derecho vamos a tener problemas”. Vía @TelemundoNews 👉🏻… https://t.co/JPwGDKdPHd
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6/19
2020
A better world is possible. Powerful and beautifully-filmed closing ad from @AOC in advance of Tuesday primary el… https://t.co/K1jlr1ZEsF
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @JuanSaaa @TelemundoNews En esta casa hablamos legislative Spanglish 😂”It’s time to bring the movement to the voting booth” ✊🏽 Vote for @AOC on June 23rd. https://t.co/l6mQusigd0
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezPowerful ad! https://t.co/kmFJGqHTvy
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @OfficialJLD Thanks! 💕
6/18
2020

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