Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic Socialist candidate for Congress in New York, recently visited the restaurant where she used to work. Ironically, the business is closing due to a minimum wage increase she supports.
The Washington Free Beacon reports:
Ocasio-Cortez Visits Restaurant Closed by Her Policies
Socialist New York congressional hopeful Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lamented the closing of her former employer but glided over the fact that it was closing because of the minimum-wage hikes she supports.
On Monday, Ocasio-Cortez visited The Coffee Shop, a Union Square icon for years, to emphasize her familiarity with the lives of everyday workers. She cited her experience at the restaurant as a case study in bettering oneself and the future.
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