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Ocasio-Cortez rips Democrat's doubts about Biden nominee

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Ocasio-Cortez rips Democrat's doubts about Biden nominee

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 opposition to the confirmation of Neera Tanedem to lead the Office of Management and Budget.


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