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SHOWDOWN: Socialist Ocasio-Cortez to debate econ prof GOP rival

Presumptive Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has repeatedly fumbled attempts to defend her nonsensical policy proposals following an upset victory over establishment Democrat Rep. Joseph Crowley in New York’s June primary.

The self-proclaimed “Democratic Socialist” has struggled to explain how the government would pay for her proposed $40 trillion Medicare for all plan, fumbled basic questions about foreign policy, and claimed Puerto Rico is “still a colony of the U.S.” in friendly media interviews.

Now, her Republican challenger – accomplished St. John’s University economics professor Dr. Anthony Pappas – plans to demolish the 28-year-old socialist darling’s “bizarre economic ideas” during an upcoming debate.

“On Thursday, September 21, 2018, our campaign manager was contacted by QueensLatino news publisher, Javier Castano, to confirm a debate between the two major party candidates in New York’s 14th congressional district,” the Pappas campaign wrote in a prepared statement.

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