Freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was breathing fire on MSNBC after President Trump’s Oval Office address Tuesday, alleging illegal immigrants are “more American than any person who seeks to keep them out ever will be.”
The youngest person ever elected to the lower chamber shared her take on the president’s immigration address with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow ahead of the official Democratic response, and it was clear her focus is not on securing the border.
“I cannot tell you the amount of dysfunction this president is advancing,” she told Maddow. “We now have over 100 new members of this freshman class and I cannot even get laptops to my caseworkers on the ground in the Bronx and Queens so they can process the needs of our constituents.”
Ocasio-Cortez alleged the situation is preventing her “case workers” from “getting started” with mortgage applications and other government assistance “because the president has decided to hold the paychecks of everyday Americans hostage so that he can fulfill a campaign […]
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