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Report: Democratic Socialists Planning To
Primary Chuck Schumer With Alexandria
Ocasio Cortez

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Posted By: JoniTx, 6/10/2019 6:30:52 PM

The Democratic Socialists who launched a full-on assault on the House of Representatives in 2018 are looking at bigger targets for 2022 and 2024, but they still involve the group's most successful candidate to date, Rep. Alexcandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY). (Video) According to a report in Axios, "top Democrats" are expecting Ocasio-Cortez to build on the success of the small civil war she's created between factions of the party and launch a campaign to primary one of New York's two Senators, either Sen. Chuck Schumer or Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Schumer seems the more likely target, according to Axios's sources, particularly given that he often falls

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 6/10/2019 6:37:21 PM (No. 95345)
But...doesn't Taco Barbie need to be re-elected in her own district first? People remember how Amazon didn't come, didn't bring 25,000 jobs, didn't lead to the neighborhood opening new businesses to service the increased workforce. What will Taco run on? Or rather, what will she run from?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: rinohunter 6/10/2019 6:44:18 PM (No. 95350)
I hope and pray that AOC does just that - primary Chuckles. He will D.E.S.T.R.O.Y. her! I can't stomach ol' Chuckie Schuma but...he's a breath of fresh air compared to this air-head, mush-mouth, infinitely stupid Ocasio-Cortez! It would be fun, fun, fun to watch Chuckles make kasha varnishkas out of her!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: rockeysroomie 6/10/2019 6:44:21 PM (No. 95351)
I don't really think she will be re-elected.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wendybird 6/10/2019 6:48:19 PM (No. 95354)
Would need several coin flips to determine which of the three is most unpalatable.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: chance_232 6/10/2019 6:50:09 PM (No. 95356)
Im buying as much stock in Orville Redenbacher as my paycheck will allow. My fellow Ldotters are going to make me
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Northcross 6/10/2019 6:50:54 PM (No. 95357)
Wouldn't that be great? Keep her front and center as the leader of the Democrat (Commie) Party.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/10/2019 7:01:03 PM (No. 95365)
NEWS FLASH … Dyslexia Occasionally-Cognizant Dies in Freak Accident. CNN reports that Dyslexia Occasionally-Cognizant has choked on a fish bone. Chuck Schumer was unavailable for comment.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Maggie2u 6/10/2019 7:19:59 PM (No. 95373)
Poster #7, she would be more likely to die in a park, walking home from a pub or from a plane crash.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bad-hair 6/10/2019 7:21:56 PM (No. 95374)
I know. Fish bone just sounds like more fun.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: MamaElephant 6/10/2019 7:45:23 PM (No. 95382)
Senators have "six ways from Sunday to get back at you", Sandy. This should be fun.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Starboard_side 6/10/2019 8:02:51 PM (No. 95397)
I'm going to guess she will find Congress just not big enough for her, much like many said the WH wasn't big enough for 44.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Pepper Tree 6/10/2019 8:11:36 PM (No. 95399)
Yep. I knew it. If AOC were to beat out Chuk Schooma for his seat, four years later Miss Taco would run for the Oval Office. This gurl is easily stupid and irresponsible enough to think she has all the skills and experience necessary to lead the world’s strongest military and economic power. The single most patriotic thing Chuk could do for this country would be to squash this this little upstart like a bug.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: padiva 6/10/2019 8:12:47 PM (No. 95401)
I think mayor of NYC would be nice.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lucky5 6/10/2019 8:20:44 PM (No. 95403)
The Dems and their millennial's and immature adults, oh so many, vote like the election is a finale for American Idol.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Rivetjoint 6/10/2019 8:29:55 PM (No. 95407)
If AOC were to attain Chuckie's seat she would not have anywhere near the clout that Chuckie wields as leader of the Senate Dems and would be starting at the bottom of that "august" body in terms of seniority and committee assignments. AOC would also have to face the entire state of NY voters in a campaign, not just a hand picked Congressional district which had an incumbent Congresscritter who was lazy and complacent regarding his constituents.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Donna M 6/10/2019 9:49:11 PM (No. 95437)
She will run against Gillibrand. Easier pickings.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: PChristopher 6/11/2019 1:04:58 AM (No. 95501)
Oh, that ought to be entertaining!
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Trigger2 6/11/2019 2:58:44 AM (No. 95518)
If Chuckie gets kicked to the curb, I'm all for it. Having that communist AOC in the Senate is just as abomidible (auto correct doesn't come up with any correct spelling).
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Strike3 6/11/2019 5:17:15 AM (No. 95535)
Wouldn't that be a crushing blow to one of the biggest and most inflated egos in the state of New York? Those people are just crazy enough to try to give the Brooklyn Dingbat his position. I put NOTHING past the democrats. Gillibrand however has beclowned herself so badly that she would be the easier target.
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