#AlexandriaOcasioCortez

.New York, NY, USA
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a Democratic Representative from New York. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@aoc)

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said, "the US vetoed the UN call for ceasefire."
  • She alleges attacks between the countries are happening with "the support of the US"
  • In a follow-up tweet, Ocasio-Cortez went on to hint at Israel as an 'apartheid state'

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Marjorie Taylor Greene won the Congressional seat in 2021 elections. . (Photo Credit: Twitter/Marjorie Greene)

  • The video is from February 2019 while Greene, then a conservative activist, was visiting the US Capitol
  • Members of Congress are "employees" who "work for us," Greene can be heard saying
  • She and her associates signed the guest book outside the office by drawing a picture of a border wall

.Minneapolis, MN, USA
The killing of George Floyd triggered mass protests

  • Derek Chauvin was pronounced guilty on all three charges in George Floyd's murder
  • Barack Obama said, "A jury in Minneapolis did the right thing"
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said this "verdict is not a substitute for policy change"

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Bernie Sanders are known to agree on key issues. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@aoc)

  • Bernie Sanders said the plan did not do enough for the climate
  • AOC said the $2 trillion are "not nearly enough" to address key issues
  • Biden's plan, according to his statements, will create millions of jobs

.New York, NY, USA
Democratic party lawmakers Chuck Schumer and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made the announcement on Thursday. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The programme will run in collaboration with FEMA
  • A sum of $260 million has been set aside for the programme
  • Costs of caskets and urns, clergy services, funeral ceremonies among others will be covered

.Pittsburgh, PA, USA
President Joe Biden unveiled the $2 trillion infrastructure plan on Wednesday. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI File)

  • Joe Biden said the infrastructure plan will revitalize the US economy
  • "It's the largest American jobs investment since World War II," the President said
  • The cost would be partly covered by raising corporate tax from 21% to 28%

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Democratic lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the latest to speak about Amazon workers being forced to pee in bottles due to work pressure. (Photo Credit: ScreenGrab-Instagram/@aoc)

  • It all started with reports of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders visiting Alabama to support Amazon workers' attempt to unionise
  • An Amazon executive tweeted that the company provides a progressive work environment
  • To this, Democratic lawmaker Mark Pocan tweeted that Amazon workers were made to "urinate in water bottles"   

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is a democrat and New York representative. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • New York representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez helped break down what’s actually in the bill in a video
  • She said that they did not get what they wanted but this bill will change people's lives
  • US Senateon Thursday passed another COVID stimulus package worth $1.9 trillion

.New York, NY, USA
Andrew Cuomo has served as the governor of New York for 10 years. (Photo Credit: AFP Photo)

  • Six women have come out allegeing that Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed them
  • Cuomo reiterated that his critics should "wait for the facts" to emerge 
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said the governor could no longer effectively lead New York

.New York, NY, USA
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has been accused of sexual harassment and groping. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@andrewcuomo)

  • Six women have accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of sexual misconduct
  • Lawmakers Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and Jamaal Bowman termed the latest allegations as "alarming"
  • Jerry Nadler said the repeated allegations and Cuomo's response to them "made it impossible for him to continue"