Tag Archives: AOC

AOC calls Biden’s agenda ‘a little hazy’ as president-elect fills out his cabinet

In this file photo taken on 7 February 2019, US representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Democrat of New York, speaks during a press conference to announce Green New Deal legislation to promote clean energy programs outside the US Capitol in Washington, DC

AOC calls Biden’s agenda ‘a little hazy’ as president-elect fills out his cabinet AOC calls Biden’s agenda ‘a little hazy’ as president-elect fills out his cabinet On Thursday, Ms Ocasio-Cortez, 31, who is part of a group of progressive Democratic congresswomen, known as the “squad”, told reporters that Mr Biden’s cabinet needs “a more cohesive vision,” according to The Hill. …

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‘Bye-bye Betsy DeVos’: Bernie Sanders, AOC take shots at DeVos in her final month as Education Secretary

'Bye-bye Betsy DeVos': Bernie Sanders, AOC take shots at DeVos in her final month as Education Secretary

‘Bye-bye Betsy DeVos’: Bernie Sanders, AOC take shots at DeVos in her final month as Education Secretary ‘Bye-bye Betsy DeVos’: Bernie Sanders, AOC take shots at DeVos in her final month as Education Secretary On Tuesday, Ms DeVos called progressive proposals for higher education to be freely available and proposals from the Biden administration to forgive student debt “a socialist …

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AOC and Ilhan Omar sign petition calling on Biden not to give Bruce Reed administration role

AOC and Ilhan Omar sign petition calling on Biden not to give Bruce Reed administration role

AOC and Ilhan Omar sign petition calling on Biden not to give Bruce Reed administration role AOC and Ilhan Omar sign petition calling on Biden not to give Bruce Reed administration role Progressive lawmakers Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar have signed a petition calling on president-elect Joe Biden not to appoint Bruce Reed to his administration. Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, of New …

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AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’

AOC attacks McConnell for granting Senate recess without Covid bill

AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ Her ire was directed at Mr McConnell for dismissing the Senate rather than holding session and passing some …

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AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Elizabeth Warren stood behind unionized magazine staffers by pulling out of the New Yorker Festival.

AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union Next week’s New Yorker Festival just got a little less star-studded. At the heart of the dispute is the “just cause” clause, a labour protection that requires an employer to build a …

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AOC condemns Trump after report suggests he pays less income tax than bartenders and undocumented immigrants

AOC condemns Trump after report suggests he pays less income tax than bartenders and undocumented immigrants

AOC condemns Trump after report suggests he pays less income tax than bartenders and undocumented immigrants AOC condemns Trump after report suggests he pays less income tax than bartenders and undocumented immigrants Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) has accused Donald Trump of paying less in federal income tax than waitresses and immigrants after a bombshell report suggested the US president contributed just …

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‘Trouble spelling’: AOC hits back at ex-QAnon supporter and GOP candidate Marjorie Greene over ‘dumb blonde’ jibe

New York Democrat AOC said Ms Greene had taken a 'swing' at her but missed

‘Trouble spelling’: AOC hits back at ex-QAnon supporter and GOP candidate Marjorie Greene over ‘dumb blonde’ jibe ‘Trouble spelling’: AOC hits back at ex-QAnon supporter and GOP candidate Marjorie Greene over ‘dumb blonde’ jibe New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) has hit back at GOP candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene after the former QAnon supporter made an apparent jibe at the …

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Biden news live: Latest election updates as AOC says McConnell ‘playing with fire’

Biden news live: Latest election updates as AOC says McConnell ‘playing with fire’

Biden news live: Latest election updates as AOC says McConnell ‘playing with fire’ Biden news live: Latest election updates as AOC says McConnell ‘playing with fire’ Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden warns opponent over ‘abuse of power’ In comments made on Sunday, the Joe Biden-backing New York progressive described McConnell as “a man who does not care about a dying …

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‘We can and must fight’: AOC urges Americans to ‘get to work’ to defeat Donald Trump following Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death

'We can and must fight': AOC urges Americans to 'get to work' to defeat Donald Trump following Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death

‘We can and must fight’: AOC urges Americans to ‘get to work’ to defeat Donald Trump following Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death ‘We can and must fight’: AOC urges Americans to ‘get to work’ to defeat Donald Trump following Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has urged Americans to “grow in courage, strength and strategy” – from “the …

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Trump compares AOC to ‘young child’ in attack on Green New Deal

Trump compares AOC to 'young child' in attack on Green New Deal

Trump compares AOC to ‘young child’ in attack on Green New Deal Trump compares AOC to ‘young child’ in attack on Green New Deal The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. President Donald Trump has criticised the green new deal while hitting out at Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (AOC), comparing …

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