Berniecrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez' win in NY's 14th congressional district primary indicates that a political corner has been turned. The NY times called her a "Democratic dragon-slayer." She campaigned on a platform of Medicare-for-All, a federal jobs guarantee, tuition-free public college, and the abolition of ICE. All the qualities which might have been thought to be strikes against her -- she's a young (28), Latina woman new to politics -- may have been the key to beating an out-of-touch mainstream Democrat who many thought would succeed Pelosi.
Here are a few tweets and videos:
— Wendy Martin (@wenaboo1214) June 27, 2018- Advertisement -