Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

U.S. representative from New York's 14th congressional district

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: U.S. representative from New York's 14th congressional district
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, also known by her initials AOC, is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district since 2019. The district includes the eastern part of the Bronx, portions of north-central Queens, and Rikers Island in New York City. She is a member of the Democratic Party.


Here's why AOC is a political powerhouse [Video]

Here's why AOC is a political powerhouse

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been a political force of nature since she took office in 2018. In this latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explains how social media and money has..

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Cuomo under pressure in harassment probe [Video]

Cuomo under pressure in harassment probe

New York's top prosecutor rejected a proposal by Governor Andrew Cuomo for her to pick a lawyer to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct against him, after Cuomo's office backtracked on Sunday..

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Ted Cruz mocks AOC, says Trump 'ain't' gone [Video]

Ted Cruz mocks AOC, says Trump 'ain't' gone

Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday, Senator Ted Cruz defended former President Donald Trump, and mocked Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for tweeting in January that..

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Ocasio-Cortez rips Democrat's doubts about Biden nominee [Video]

Ocasio-Cortez rips Democrat's doubts about Biden nominee

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) lashed out at Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) after he said he had doubts about Deb Haaland’s nomination to Secretary of the Interior, which comes on the heels of his..

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Raises Nearly $5 Million for Texas Relief Efforts [Video]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Raises Nearly $5 Million for Texas Relief Efforts

AOC launched her fundraiser last Thursday after Texas experienced an unprecedented winter storm, causing statewide power and water outages

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Biden approves disaster declaration for Texas [Video]

Biden approves disaster declaration for Texas

[NFA] President Joe Biden approved a major disaster declaration for Texas on Saturday as the state struggles with the fallout from a winter storm that killed at least two dozen people and caused..

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits Texas after winter storm [Video]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez visits Texas after winter storm

Members of Congress, including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), visited Texas after a winter storm left residents to deal with massive power outages and water shortages.

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AOC raises $3m for Texans hit by deep freeze - days after state's own senator flew to Mexico

aoc raises $3m for texans hit by deep freeze - days after state's own senator flew to mexico
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has raised more than $3m (£2.1m) for Texans struggling with recent extreme weather in the state.
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AOC Says She's a Sexual Assault Survivor, Capitol Riots Triggered PTSD

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says a past trauma -- as a sexual assault victim -- is compounding her current trauma from a near-death experience during the Capitol insurrection. AOC choked up Monday.. - Published

AOC Says She Won't Work With Ted Cruz, 'You Almost Had Me Murdered'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants to reach across the aisle to fix the Robinhood investors controversy -- as long as she doesn't have to work with Sen. Ted Cruz, who she says he tried to get her.. - Published

Man Charged with Threatening to Assassinate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

One of the Capitol insurrectionists had plans to kill Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ... according to the Department of Justice. The DOJ revealed new charges against Garret Miller of Texas, alleging he.. - Published

AOC Offers Her Office to National Guard, After Members Were Sent to Cold Parking Garage

Like many of her colleagues, AOC condemned the decision to force hundreds of National Guard soldiers to take their breaks in a frigid parking garage instead of the warm Capitol building, but she went a.. - Published

AOC Tells Rachel Maddow She Couldn't Tell Good Cops From the Bad During Capitol Riot

There were Capitol police who were nothing less than heroic trying to contain the January 6 insurrection, and there were other Capitol cops who were up to no good ... so says Rep. Alexandria.. - Published

AOC Says Close Encounter at Capitol Almost Claimed Her Life

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she could feel death breathing down on her last week as Trump supporters stormed the Capitol, searching for lawmakers ... and you can tell she's still shaken. AOC's.. - Published

Nancy Pelosi Tears Up Over Capitol Riots, Shades AOC on '60 Minutes'

Nancy Pelosi is clearly still dealing with the trauma of the deadly Capitol breach ... and also seems to be fed up talking about Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Speaker Pelosi appeared on "60 Minutes".. - Published

AOC Says Capitol Rioters Had Deadly Intentions, All Must Be Prosecuted

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says those involved in the Capitol coup attempt could easily have killed dozens of U.S. lawmakers ... so she's in no mood for calls to forgive and forget. AOC is strongly.. - Published

AOC Marvelously Explains What COVID Vaccine Does, Gets Shot Herself

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just gave an awesome break-down of what's in the COVID vaccine, what it'll do and how it works ... this after getting the shot herself. The New York Congresswoman hopped.. - Published

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Recruiting Congress to Join Twitch

Apologies to Mr. Smith but screw going to Washington ... AOC's going to Twitch to get s**t done for America, and she's now recruiting her colleagues to do the same. We got Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.. - Published

AOC Says Breonna Taylor Did Not Get Justice, Slams AG for Politics

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn't believe justice was served for Breonna Taylor -- not only that, she says politics were unnecessarily brought in by the Kentucky Attorney General. We got AOC.. - Published

AOC Offers Up Action Plan of 'What Now' After RBG's Death

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants folks to turn their despair over Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death into rocket fuel for November ... and she's got a step-by-step plan on how to do it. AOC posted a.. - Published

AOC Offers Other Ways to Help Postal Service Besides Volunteering

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is back in town to help save the Postal Service from being gutted -- and she's got a word of advice for those who wanna help, including Cher. We got AOC Saturday on.. - Published

Cardi B Wants AOC to Run for President in 2024

Forget we're in the middle of a make-or-break election ... Cardi B is already setting her sights on 2024, because she's got her eye on AOC. Cardi just tweeted that she wants Rep. Alexandria.. - Published

U.S. lawmakers urge Apple to restore HKMap app used in Hong Kong

A bipartisan group of seven U.S. lawmakers including Senators Ted Cruz, Ron Wyden and Marco Rubio and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Friday urged Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook to..
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Ocasio-Cortez describes 'horrifying' conditions at Texas migrant facility

Migrants held at a border patrol station in Texas were being kept in "horrifying" conditions that included psychological abuse and being told to drink out of toilets, Representative Alexandria..
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