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1 month 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 month ago
Ocasio-Cortez responds to backlash over controversial Met Gala gown
3 months 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.
3 months ago
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez slams White House, party leaders over eviction situation
5 months 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.
5 months ago
Ocasio-Cortez questions Taylor Greene's grip on reality following outburst
8 months 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.
8 months ago
AOC says she is a sexual assault survivor while recounting Capitol siege
9 months 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.
9 months ago
Why AOC says she didn't feel safe around her colleagues during Capitol riot
10 months 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.
10 months ago
NY congresswoman-elect claims ‘The Squad’ wants to ‘undermine our nation’
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez voting Twitch stream becomes one of platform's most-viewed
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her beauty routine: 'Femininity has power'
1 year ago

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at 2020 DNC

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

Hunger organization pushes out Yoho after Capitol incident

Group that fights hunger asked for and received Rep. Ted Yoho's resignation.
1 year ago
1 year 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.
1 year ago
AOC excoriates GOP congressman in fiery speech
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Ocasio-Cortez excoriates Republican congressman in fiery floor speech
1 year 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.
1 year ago
AOC responds to GOP congressman in fiery speech
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Republican apologizes after reports he berated Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
1 year 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."
1 year ago
Trump's tweets about Buffalo protester 'reprehensible': Ocasio-Cortez
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on 'defunding police,' Trump
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez on COVID-19 impact in her district, response to the virus
1 year ago

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

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez interacted with fans on "Animal Crossing."
1 year ago
AOC pays virtual visits to fans in their 'Animal Crossing' islands
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits fan's 'Animal Crossing' island
2 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."
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism that Sanders' policies are too radical
2 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."
2 years ago
AOC to join 'RuPaul's Drag Race' as a guest judge amid 2020 election cycle
2 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.
2 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her behind-the-scenes makeup tips
2 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.
2 years ago
The new GOP super PAC behind the anti-AOC ad that aired during Dems' debate
2 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez endorses Markey as Kennedy mulls Senate run

Bringing her political star power to races for Congress, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is endorsing Sen. Ed Markey for re-election in Massachusetts as he faces a potential primary challenge from Rep. Joe Kennedy III
2 years ago
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez makes student loan payment while at hearing on student debt
2 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
2 years ago
Man threatens Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Facebook: 'She should be shot'
2 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.
2 years ago
AOC blasts McConnell over photo of young men in 'Team Mitch' shirts 'choking' cutout
2 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.
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez calls for tougher oversight of New York City taxi medallion lending
2 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.
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism of progressives at Democratic debate
2 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.
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez responds to critics in Democratic debate
2 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.
2 years ago
Police officer fired after allegedly suggesting AOC should be shot in Facebook post
2 years ago

Louisiana officer suggested Ocasio-Cortez should be shot

A Louisiana police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a 'vile idiot' and suggesting that she be shot
2 years ago
Louisiana officer suggested Ocasio-Cortez should be shot
2 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
2 years ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'should treat Nancy Pelosi with respect': Trump
2 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.
2 years ago
Pelosi works to rein in progressives like Ocasio-Cortez amid intraparty squabbling
2 years ago

Ocasio-Cortez voters may get another win with Tiffany Cabán

If Tiffany Cabán becomes the next district attorney of Queens, the Democrat will owe her victory to the same group of electrified voters in neighborhoods that sent Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to Congress last year
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez voters may get another win with Tiffany Cabán
2 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.
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's alleged stalker arrested
2 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.
2 years ago
Group that backed Ocasio-Cortez challenging 16-term incumbent
2 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.”
2 years ago
Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Liz Cheney spar over 'concentration camp' comment
2 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.
2 years ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz: Unlikely allies
2 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.
2 years ago
Trump, Ocasio-Cortez engage in Twitter battle over impeachment
2 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.
2 years ago
AOC signals she'd support Biden if he was Dem nominee: 'Absolutely' must beat Trump
2 years ago

Man trespassed in Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's office

The man, who is 27, was taken into custody.
2 years ago
Man trespassed in Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's office
2 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.
2 years ago
'Every day that passes, the pressure to impeach grows': Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
2 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
2 years ago
Man arrested for trespassing into Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's New York office
2 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.
2 years ago
Ocasio-Cortez appears to conflate two types of FBI cases in viral video