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1 year ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to backlash over 'Tax the Rich' Met Gala gown

The congresswoman said the dress was borrowed, and she was not the only New York City politician in attendance.
1 year ago
Ocasio-Cortez responds to backlash over controversial Met Gala gown
1 year ago

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez slams White House, party leaders over eviction situation

"Everybody knew this was happening," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, D-N.Y., said after the White House and Democratic Party leaders failed in a last-minute scramble to extend the eviction moratorium.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez slams White House, party leaders over eviction situation
2 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questions Marjorie Taylor Greene's grip on reality following outburst

Pelosi has also called for an Ethics Committee probe into Greene's behavior.
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez questions Taylor Greene's grip on reality following outburst
2 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she is a sexual assault survivor while recounting Capitol siege

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez revealed she is a sexual assault survivor while recounting her experiences during last month's insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.
2 years ago
AOC says she is a sexual assault survivor while recounting Capitol siege
2 years ago

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez opens up about Capitol siege: 'I thought I was going to die'

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talked about the siege and her colleagues in an hour-long Instagram live Tuesday night.
2 years ago
Why AOC says she didn't feel safe around her colleagues during Capitol riot
2 years ago

NY congresswoman-elect claims ‘The Squad’ wants to ‘undermine our nation’

Nicole Malliotakis talks voter fraud claims, creating a “Freedom Force” and her anti-shutdown stance.
2 years ago
NY congresswoman-elect claims ‘The Squad’ wants to ‘undermine our nation’
2 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Twitch stream encouraging people to vote becomes one of platform's most-viewed

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez turned to the gaming platform Twitch to encourage young people to vote, and became one of the platforms most-viewed streams of all time.
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez voting Twitch stream becomes one of platform's most-viewed
2 years ago

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her skin and makeup routine: 'Femininity has power'

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talks beauty, self-love, her signature red lipstick and more.
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her beauty routine: 'Femininity has power'
2 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at 2020 DNC

The representative from New York’s 14th congressional district nominates Sen. Bernard Sanders for president.
2 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at 2020 DNC
2 years ago

AOC excoriates GOP congressman in fiery speech

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez spoke about sexism and misogyny in response to alleged derogatory language from Florida Republican Rep. Ted Yoho.
2 years ago
AOC excoriates GOP congressman in fiery speech
2 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez excoriates Republican congressman in fiery floor speech

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday excoriated GOP Rep. Ted Yoho on a fiery speech on the House floor.
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez excoriates Republican congressman in fiery floor speech
2 years ago

AOC responds to GOP congressman in fiery speech

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to the House floor Thursday and delivered a passionate speech aimed at the Republican member of Congress who accosted her on the Capitol steps.
2 years ago
AOC responds to GOP congressman in fiery speech
2 years ago

Republican apologizes after reports he berated Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Rep. Ted Yoho of Florida offered an apology, claiming a "misunderstanding," after he reportedly used derogatory language towards Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
2 years ago
Republican apologizes after reports he berated Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
2 years ago

Trump's tweets about Buffalo protester 'reprehensible': Rep. Ocasio-Cortez

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., called President Donald Trump’s tweets about the 75-year-old Buffalo protester police officers knocked down "horrific."
2 years ago
Trump's tweets about Buffalo protester 'reprehensible': Ocasio-Cortez
2 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on 'defunding police,' Trump

The congresswoman speaks out on "GMA" about President Donald Trump's tweet about a protester and why she supports calls to defund police.
2 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on 'defunding police,' Trump
3 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez on COVID-19 impact in her district, response to the virus

The freshman congresswoman represents five of the 10 hardest-hit zip codes in New York City. She spoke to "Nightline" co-anchor Juju Chang about the racial and class divides that led to these rates.
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez on COVID-19 impact in her district, response to the virus
3 years ago

AOC pays virtual visits to fans in their 'Animal Crossing' islands

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez interacted with fans on "Animal Crossing."
3 years ago
AOC pays virtual visits to fans in their 'Animal Crossing' islands
3 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits fan's 'Animal Crossing' island

Andrew Silverberg recorded his play through of 'Animal Crossing: New Horizons,' where he received a visit from U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits fan's 'Animal Crossing' island
3 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism that Sanders' policies are too radical

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joins "The View" on Wednesday, promoting 2020 presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders as a fighter for "people like us."
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism that Sanders' policies are too radical
3 years ago

AOC to join 'RuPaul's Drag Race' as a guest judge amid 2020 election cycle

Amid the 2020 election cycle, Sen. Bernie Sanders' surrogate Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be a guest judge on this season of "RuPaul’s Drag Race."
3 years ago
AOC to join 'RuPaul's Drag Race' as a guest judge amid 2020 election cycle
3 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares behind-the-scenes makeup tips, talks beauty double standards

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez posted a glimpse of her makeup routine ahead of the Bernie Sanders rally in Los Angeles.
3 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her behind-the-scenes makeup tips
3 years ago

The new GOP super PAC behind the anti-AOC ad that aired during Dems' debate

A political ad that aired during a commercial break in the middle of the Thursday night's Democratic debate, hosted by ABC News and Univision, caused an uproar.
3 years ago
The new GOP super PAC behind the anti-AOC ad that aired during Dems' debate
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez makes student loan payment while at hearing on student debt
3 years ago

Ohio man threatens Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Facebook: 'She should be shot'

New York Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez receives gun threats from Toledo, Ohio man now being charged in court
3 years ago
Man threatens Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Facebook: 'She should be shot'
3 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez blasts McConnell over photo of young men in 'Team Mitch' shirts 'choking' cutout of her

Ocasio-Cortez blasts McConnell for photo of men "groping and choking" a cutout of her. McConnell's campaign manager said the men do not work for his campaign.
3 years ago
AOC blasts McConnell over photo of young men in 'Team Mitch' shirts 'choking' cutout
3 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez calls for tougher oversight of New York City taxi medallion lending

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and New York City lawmakers are calling for tighter oversight of lending in the taxi medallion industry after drivers left millions in debt.
3 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez calls for tougher oversight of New York City taxi medallion lending
3 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism of progressive policies at debate: EXCLUSIVE

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defended progressives and her Green New Deal proposal from moderates' attacks after the party's first presidential debate this week.
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism of progressives at Democratic debate
3 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez responds to critics in Democratic debate

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defended progressives and her Green New Deal proposal from moderates' attacks after the party's presidential debate this week.
3 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez responds to critics in Democratic debate
3 years ago

Louisiana police officer fired after allegedly suggesting AOC should be shot in Facebook post

A Louisiana police officer who reportedly posted on Facebook that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a “vile idiot” who “needs a round” has been fired.
3 years ago
Police officer fired after allegedly suggesting AOC should be shot in Facebook post
3 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'should treat Nancy Pelosi with respect': Trump

'Cortez should treat Nancy Pelosi with respect': Trump said criticizing AOC. Trump spoke to reporters Thursday and criticized Reps. AOC and Ilhan Omar
3 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'should treat Nancy Pelosi with respect': Trump
3 years ago

Pelosi works to rein in freshman progressives like Ocasio-Cortez amid intraparty squabbling

As internal divisions threaten to erode their new House majority, Pelosi now faces a critical test of her command over the 235-member Democratic caucus.
3 years ago
Pelosi works to rein in progressives like Ocasio-Cortez amid intraparty squabbling
3 years ago

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's alleged stalker arrested for going to her office 3 times

Douala Hashi allegedly showed up at Ocasio-Cortez's New York office three times.
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's alleged stalker arrested
3 years ago

Group that backed Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez now supporting challenge to 16-term incumbent

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's win last year was aided by Justice Democrats. They are now challenging Democrat Rep. Eliot Engel.
3 years ago
Group that backed Ocasio-Cortez challenging 16-term incumbent
3 years ago

Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Liz Cheney spar over 'concentration camp' comment

GOP lawmakers fire back at Rep. Ocasio-Cortez over "concentration camp" comment. AOC accused Trump of being a a “fascist.”
3 years ago
Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Liz Cheney spar over 'concentration camp' comment
3 years ago

Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and conservative firebrand Ted Cruz: Unlikely allies

Democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez could team up with one of the most conservative members of the Senate: Ted Cruz.
3 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz: Unlikely allies
3 years ago

Trump and Ocasio-Cortez in Twitter battle over impeachment and what's driving Democrats

President Donald Trump and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez engaged in a Twitter battle after her appearance on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday.
3 years ago
Trump, Ocasio-Cortez engage in Twitter battle over impeachment
3 years ago

AOC signals she'd support Biden if he was Dem nominee: 'Absolutely' must beat Trump

On "This Week," Jonathan Karl goes one-on-one with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., in her first Sunday morning interview since taking office.
3 years ago
AOC signals she'd support Biden if he was Dem nominee: 'Absolutely' must beat Trump
3 years ago

Man trespassed in Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's office

The man, who is 27, was taken into custody.
3 years ago
Man trespassed in Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's office
3 years ago

'Every day that passes, the pressure to impeach grows': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joined "This Week" Sunday to respond to President Donald Trump's exclusive interview with ABC News.
3 years ago
'Every day that passes, the pressure to impeach grows': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
3 years ago

Man arrested for trespassing into Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's New York office

Man arrested for trespassing into Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's district office in Queens, New York
3 years ago
Man arrested for trespassing into Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's New York office
3 years ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appears to conflate two types of FBI cases in viral video

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appears to conflate two types of FBI cases in a viral video.
3 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez appears to conflate two types of FBI cases in viral video