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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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Joined Twitter 4/28/10


Just left the border. We were able to get a young girl with a heart defect and Down’s Syndrome allowed into the U… https://t.co/ELuZ2fhRvo
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.@AOC: You would not know that our country is posting record profits because 40 million Americans are living in pov… https://t.co/ZHqdqwbScq
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @siano4progress Thanks for pointing this out to me! Incorporating it to improve for the future 💜Trump’s NAFTA 2.0 is an enormous, multinational prize for climate deniers and the fossil fuel industry. It’s a car… https://t.co/OZZY7F0CaqI don’t know why the GOP gets so triggered at the idea of investing in our train infrastructure. It’s environmenta… https://t.co/58E6EnaxtkEveryone's watching how the @AOC Effect plays out in 2020 presidential and House races, but her movement is working… https://t.co/6rmAK9uUnn
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlso when the very idea of public goods - public housing, schools, transportation - became associated w/ Black & La… https://t.co/TBMTg7L1Bx
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezIn a @FSCDems hearing on homelessness, @AOC highlighted the absurdity of the arguments real estate developers make.… https://t.co/1L60MWvaKH
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.@AyannaPressley was already an incredible inspiration and among the most brilliant, fierce and dynamic members of… https://t.co/f2BQxrTZUH
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1/17
2020
I wrote about Rep. Pressley's powerful video https://t.co/S4JsX3cnOZ
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThis is what silver spoon kids that are never held accountable for anything sound like. AKA very strong “Mom, yell… https://t.co/nx8chbponoAs a Black woman, the personal is political. My hair story is no exception. Sharing a very personal story today to… https://t.co/oo2WehX1ir
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezCould you imagine losing all your hair on the eve of an enormously public day? And then turning that intensely inti… https://t.co/ztCdxQiJ50📲 Bronx & Queens fam: If you donated to my campaign this week and get call from No Caller ID in the next hour or so… https://t.co/JDQEam2783Thank you, @SenSchumer. One of the bad faith critiques of climate action is “what about other countries?” Trade d… https://t.co/50KWbGKN80Shout out to the tech and game industry workers organizing w/ @CODE_CWA and @GameWorkers for taking a stand with… https://t.co/XKPv7qFtWK @MarkPocan @BernieSanders Such great news - thank you Mark! Let’s do this, Wisconsin! 🧀🎉🧀 🎉🧀Not only is @AOC exactly right here, note that she's among the few politicians who understood that methane emission… https://t.co/ArBw8Ixh2Y
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezWe don’t just invest in elections & re-elections. We invest in political education, movement building, and creatin… https://t.co/16iaQ3ClgeCongress is not legislating the reduction of CO2 + methane emissions required to save our planet and preserve our w… https://t.co/Thx6T3mPYW"if you look at must-pass legislation, this Congress is engaged in climate denial,” says @AOC https://t.co/Y2CWZSbdNr
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezTrump wants progressives pitted against each other. Corporate media want progressives pitted against each other.… https://t.co/T28mTVsGke
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1/16
2020
‘This is some real-life ‘Black Mirror’ stuff’ — @AOC called out the hidden dangers of facial recognition tech, espe… https://t.co/ga1hBlGOvF
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezit really is something when @aoc, the @nypost and @nydailynews all agree https://t.co/i8PRxaHGjm via @nypmetro
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezCheck it out here: https://t.co/VUopUHNw2zSmall digital update: my Instagram handle has been updated from its 2018 origins - it is now @AOC! If you head the… https://t.co/fUUrq7FF8Z(For context): 1. https://t.co/nWngAZIpyy 2. https://t.co/Z18LDUgarAHave the pigs started flying yet? The Daily News, the NY Post, and I are actually in agreement about the same subje… https://t.co/kt25HVLQSbHey Senator! Would you like me to also take your comments out of context and pose them as your earnest position, as… https://t.co/0JpJsPdvNt @MorningTech “This is some real life ‘Black Mirror’ stuff that we’re seeing here,” @AOC says of facial recognition… https://t.co/rHJJxn9JSU
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezRep. @AOC: "People think I’m going to put on a cute filter and have puppy dog ears and not realize that that data i… https://t.co/51Or1Ix82i
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC tweeted that record-high stock prices amid low wage growth shows 'inequality in a nutshell.' These 6 charts sh… https://t.co/Fi33gcrmrT
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThere is no good reason that credentialed press should be blocked from thoroughly covering the impeachment trial &… https://t.co/XU5o7sQ5VQThe restrictions being placed on reporting in the Capitol during the impeachment trial are totally unacceptable. Re… https://t.co/Uu8vaaXyZi
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1/15
2020
Our oceans are heating up, Australia is on fire, and New York City just hit 70 degrees in January. This is just th… https://t.co/N7tXzMC9re
1/14
2020
I’m so proud to announce my campaign for re-election in 2020. Together, we’ve advocated, legislated, organized & m… https://t.co/Q5OVmebH1Q
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.@AOC gave her social media followers an exclusive tour of the Capitol dome that very few get to see https://t.co/hgDIXWezlc
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe @NYDailyNews edit board and @MaraGay agree: what this discussion over bail reform is hammering home is just how… https://t.co/RUQkh3LNBk
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezhttps://t.co/UutvaFncPJIt hit ~70° in NY. In January. This weather at this time of year can be very risky for local farmers & families th… https://t.co/b5EiCWO8dF
1/13
2020
It means you’re going to lose. https://t.co/CVBKoKq8DT
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezNEW from @danielmarans@AOC’s new PAC raised more than $69K on its first day of public fundraising https://t.co/kCtku6zEUz
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThank you to everyone contributing to this effort so far - this is a big deal. Help us build a war chest to suppor… https://t.co/Q8BRea7lJhThe Dow soars, wages don’t. Inequality in a nutshell. https://t.co/hD1g1y4uBk
1/12
2020
The rumors are true. Today we’re announcing the Courage to Change PAC - and we need your help. We are pushing the… https://t.co/ppRPAR4l0V
1/11
2020
Trump’s “imminent threat” is the new “WMD”: there’s no evidence given for either.Today’s the deadline to apply for @mvmtschool, a professional development program founded by fellow @AOC organizers… https://t.co/UpsTxwPSzv
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezI’m also not the only one. Expanding a House majority is critical, which is why I regularly (and happily) fundrais… https://t.co/imj5i05959I give quite a bit to fellow Dems - we’ve fundraised over $300,000 for others (more than my “dues”), w/ over 50% go… https://t.co/BPObYRXIfbLa representante demócrata @AOC asegura que quienes dicen que Estados Unidos "tiene dinero para una guerra" pero no… https://t.co/uG12r2KxXB
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe people who tell you we DO have war money but DON’T have healthcare money, tuition-free money, infrastructure mo… https://t.co/IdadBSQSPu
1/10
2020
Sarah Sanders can’t think of anything dumber than the Constitution. https://t.co/XmODOrcq1a
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezHow about “I am a Republican and will be voting Democrat because Trump is an authoritarian threat to our collective… https://t.co/a8CqhWGDgsHi Jim, I survived war as a child and deal with post-traumatic stress disorder—much like many who have served or l… https://t.co/aDMjXEKMN3
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez8 yrs old. That’s how old @IlhanMN was when she fled for her life as her home was decimated by war I know you thin… https://t.co/i35pfcF2ZY
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezI find it highly amusing that my coworkers angrily yell stuff like this and then clutch their pearls and cry when t… https://t.co/q9mH21zqIk
1/9
2020
Are people actually upset over discussing multiparty systems? The conversation is helpful for understanding differ… https://t.co/H2KAK6ZciGPlease keep your thoughts today w/ Puerto Rico. Earthquakes began to hit last night, tearing down schools & buildi… https://t.co/NxAAIkdGJe @aidachavez Yes! 🐶 the goal is to train him to be a community pup. Ideally we want to work to the point where he ca… https://t.co/XsLc9EP5ev
1/7
2020
“If a state like Tennessee or West Virginia can go from blue to red in our lifetime, I think it can go back.” -… https://t.co/dzYHnZuwHK
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @JJ_McCullough I hate to break it to you, but in the US there *are* party leaders with immense, concentrated power… https://t.co/4dCEHjPlUtIn our current primary field, some people treat healthcare as a right, and others don’t. Doesn’t make you enemies,… https://t.co/HPQCtA8CpLYeah, I don’t know why people are up in arms about this. Many other countries have multiparty democracies, where s… https://t.co/qMAClzNlMUThis clip is from 6 months ago. Pay attention. The Trump admin has been chomping at the bit to pursue conflict wit… https://t.co/QMiZ9B1H3kTargeting cultural sites is a war crime. It should also go without saying that sites like Persepolis (& its PEOPLE… https://t.co/TlrJP3b1eFRemember when everyone mocked us for saying that fighting climate change is going to take a WWII-scale mobilization… https://t.co/epORTFsZXF
1/6
2020
URGENT: we are hearing credible reports of detentions at US borders, both of Iranian Americans and permanent reside… https://t.co/OlJSN8YUgY
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezDeeply disturbed by reports that Iranian Americans, including U.S. citizens, are being detained at the Canadian bor… https://t.co/1UEE5BPka1
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezIt was truly incredible this morning to join thousands of New Yorkers coming together against antisemitism and in a… https://t.co/hSkwjVhsE0This is a war crime. Threatening to target and kill innocent families, women and children - which is what you’re d… https://t.co/QEwG0msq3BHappy birthday @RepKatiePorter! 🎂 https://t.co/4G2vIocTTI
1/5
2020
I’m just gonna leave this right here https://t.co/KAp1ldzE3iHappy 1 year anniversary to dunking on haters and advocating for peace✌🏽 https://t.co/2d5J9UaZL1
1/4
2020
Here at home, inequality in military service means poorer areas of the country bear greater sacrifices for war. Ab… https://t.co/cpCoMFWYVqWar is a class conflict, too. The rich and powerful who open war escape the consequences of their decisions. It’s n… https://t.co/IMRCwq8W7i(are** selling us)2. Reintroduce & vote on @RepRoKhanna’s bipartisan NDAA amendment, which blocks $ offensive action to Iran. This a… https://t.co/DMuUJzfBViCongress now has a moral and legal obligation to reassert its power to stop this war and protect innocent people fr… https://t.co/jxMQm8AlG9War advocates start off saying “we all want peace, but...” or “it’s too late...” & frame a pro-peace agenda as naïv… https://t.co/iy4eJiaVwyRight now is the moment to decide if you are pro-peace or not. The cheerleaders of war, removed from its true cost… https://t.co/lufaVXMxxkLast night the President engaged in what is widely being recognized as an act of war against Iran, one that now ris… https://t.co/WUTEP4yen1
1/3
2020
This is just the beginning of our new climate reality. We must dramatically draw down CO2 to save our livable plan… https://t.co/2t11XCIFS9We cannot let our Jewish neighbors stand alone https://t.co/OqQ1HA7vi2
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThis is how @AOC defined "A Culture of Loving Thy Neighbor" as she campaigned for @BernieSanders in Iowa: 1️⃣ Medi… https://t.co/08CLq0tvFg
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezI’m really proud of @JulianCastro and his campaign. He ran with true purpose and intentionality. His team uplifted… https://t.co/z8xeDLw6heNothing more needs to be said. https://t.co/XiSDfIZ8DX
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1/2
2020
What if we actually pulled off a Green New Deal? What would the future look like? As part of our year in review, Th… https://t.co/xW97UxE6ZB
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezI know we can get #SouthDakota on the @aoc map y'all. We got 1 hour. https://t.co/HckVoW4r6T https://t.co/oUU0CmJdVc
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezThe major - & I mean MAJOR - reason I‘m able to work for the public the way I do is bc I rely on grassroots donatio… https://t.co/XN65nCbuPNIn the past decade I lost my dad, returned to the Bronx, fought off foreclosure w my family, struggled w/ student l… https://t.co/sfp80GV5aW
1/1
2019
Returning home heartsick over the attacks in Monsey & NYC over Hanukkah. We must confront antisemitism wherever we… https://t.co/SGPo242Azg
12/31
2019
Keep going! You’re so close to getting it! ☺️🛫 https://t.co/SAVygUJznx @AliseNavidad Keep me updated 😉
12/26
2019
Off to spend the holidays with family. Feliz Nochebuena, Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and a wonderful New Year to all! ✨When a progressive hero cosigns the policy plank 😭 https://t.co/0GkHH6YsRjAs of yesterday, 1,800 IBEW members from Charter Spectrum, a politically connected quasi-monopoly, have been on str… https://t.co/K7SrGdZNki
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12/24
2019
‘You can’t sit it out’ — @BernieSanders and @AOC teamed up for a livestream to discuss the Green New Deal, creating… https://t.co/uvFGCDpo65
Retweeted by Alexandria Ocasio-CortezEn entrevista con @Guadvenegas para Noticias Telemundo, @AOC aseguró que “no es bueno para un país tan diverso tene… https://t.co/UXTx8QD5gp
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12/23
2019
@NikkiSchwab 🤣Wishing all our families celebrating in NY-14 and beyond a #HappyHanukkah! May our celebrations be filled with fami… https://t.co/Xb4YMhtH4G
12/22
2019

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