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October 21, 2020, 7:15 PM

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.
October 21, 2020, 7:15 PM
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez voting Twitch stream becomes one of platform's most-viewed
2 months 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 months ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her beauty routine: 'Femininity has power'
2 months 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 months ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks at 2020 DNC
3 months ago

Hunger organization pushes out Yoho after Capitol incident

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

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

New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez interacted with fans on "Animal Crossing."
5 months ago
AOC pays virtual visits to fans in their 'Animal Crossing' islands
6 months 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.
6 months ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits fan's 'Animal Crossing' island
8 months 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."
8 months ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism that Sanders' policies are too radical
8 months 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."
8 months ago
AOC to join 'RuPaul's Drag Race' as a guest judge amid 2020 election cycle
10 months 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.
10 months ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shares her behind-the-scenes makeup tips
1 year 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.
1 year ago
The new GOP super PAC behind the anti-AOC ad that aired during Dems' debate
1 year 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
1 year ago
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez makes student loan payment while at hearing on student debt
1 year 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
1 year ago
Man threatens Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Facebook: 'She should be shot'
1 year 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.
1 year ago
AOC blasts McConnell over photo of young men in 'Team Mitch' shirts 'choking' cutout
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Ocasio-Cortez calls for tougher oversight of New York City taxi medallion lending
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez responds to criticism of progressives at Democratic debate
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Ocasio-Cortez responds to critics in Democratic debate
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Police officer fired after allegedly suggesting AOC should be shot in Facebook post
1 year 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
1 year ago
Louisiana officer suggested Ocasio-Cortez should be shot
1 year 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
1 year ago
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 'should treat Nancy Pelosi with respect': Trump
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Pelosi works to rein in progressives like Ocasio-Cortez amid intraparty squabbling
1 year 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
1 year ago
Ocasio-Cortez voters may get another win with Tiffany Cabán
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's alleged stalker arrested
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Group that backed Ocasio-Cortez challenging 16-term incumbent
1 year 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.”
1 year ago
Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Liz Cheney spar over 'concentration camp' comment
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ted Cruz: Unlikely allies
1 year 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.
1 year ago
Trump, Ocasio-Cortez engage in Twitter battle over impeachment
1 year 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.
1 year ago
AOC signals she'd support Biden if he was Dem nominee: 'Absolutely' must beat Trump
1 year ago

Man trespassed in Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's office

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