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New Dem star to rattle DC establishment
The Hill, by Melanie Zanona

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Posted By:garnet, 7/11/2018 10:49:05 AM

Democrats are racing to figure out how to handle Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whose primary win over a longtime incumbent is set to shake up the party’s Washington establishment. Ocasio-Cortez’s shock victory over Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.) made the 28-year-old an overnight sensation in the Big Apple and across the country, leading Democrats to bombard her with messages of congratulations and offers to cooperate in the future.“The entire spectrum of House Democrats, party leadership, [campaign] leadership, is trying to assess what she wants to do and how ready she is to play ball,” said one Democratic source. They want to know “how does her

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 7/11/2018 10:57:44 AM     (No. 11690625)

Why such a shock? She is Hispanic as is much of the electorate in her district, and they are undoubtedly uneducated and believe all the rainbows and unicorns that Ocasio-Cortez is tossing in their direction.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Nwpa, 7/11/2018 11:02:58 AM     (No. 11690636)

She´s a democratic socialist. Described in the article as a rock star. Lord help us.

A source close to Ocasio-Cortez said the candidate is not interested in following the conventional Democratic playbook.

What’s the point, the source said, or “we’re gonna get the same results we have had for the last decade.”

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dvc, 7/11/2018 11:22:28 AM     (No. 11690659)

She is a nothing. Lots of Soros money spent hyping her, lots of Enemedia free publicity. Ultimately, one Congressman of 435.

No big deal.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Smart11344, 7/11/2018 11:37:55 AM     (No. 11690677)

The clock is ticking on her 15 minutes of fame.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: john56, 7/11/2018 11:52:55 AM     (No. 11690704)

That shtick will play well on the road. Wait till "Sandy from the Hood" gets her instructions from the folks in the DC Hood.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Clinger, 7/11/2018 12:07:21 PM     (No. 11690718)

Far too many of us are blind to the socialist coup, the more open honesty the better. Of course more troubling are those who are aware and think its a good idea. But in the meantime we can´t afford any people with a remaining semblance of desire to live in a constitutional republic to get snookered by the lies.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: nimby, 7/11/2018 12:40:09 PM     (No. 11690760)

Rattle? I just read elsewhere that she only won because of write-in votes? There were 22 write-in names and she won by 9?

Not a POPuLAR VOTE, is it?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Bur Oak, 7/11/2018 12:43:56 PM     (No. 11690765)

As my momma use to say, "It is the empty wagon that rattles the loudest."

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Grampstosix, 7/11/2018 2:12:39 PM     (No. 11690894)

Lots of bought votes did the trick.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: 49 Ford, 7/11/2018 2:37:10 PM     (No. 11690929)

I see her as the keynote speaker at the 2020 Dem convention. I think that´s a virtual lock.

The only question is, will the little communist take the opportunity to preach her true gospel from the podium, or will she try to pull off the same scam Obama did in 2004? You remember - "no blue states, no red states, only the United States!"


If she goes for the latter it isn´t likely that PDT and a (we can hope) more confident Republican party will let her get away with it.








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Reply 11 - Posted by: winnie1, 7/11/2018 3:50:59 PM     (No. 11691027)

She has proven to be a liar and a nobody. The original "NOTHINGBURGER"

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Reply 12 - Posted by: earlybird, 7/11/2018 5:52:59 PM     (No. 11691161)

Dhims. Stunned that they could come up with a goodlooking woman. Kamala Harris already aging badly. Coarse-looking. History and dreadful personality showing. Ocasio’s shelf life limited because she is a shrill, rather demonic person.

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