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Pelosi defends handling of 4 House women as
Democrats fume about Ocasio-Cortez’s top aide

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Posted By: NorthernDog, 7/12/2019 4:42:22 PM

Several African American and Latino Democrats rallied around House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused her of targeting “newly elected women of color” through a series of public remarks dismissing their political influence inside the House. (Snip) Saikat Chakrabarti, Ocasio-Cortez’s chief of staff, referred to members of moderate Democratic groups in a tweet last month as “New Southern Democrats” who are “hell bent to do to black and brown people today what the old Southern Democrats did in the 40s.” The aide later deleted the tweet but posted other tweets saying the moderates’ actions “still enable


*Paul Kane and Rachael Bade
The AOC squad is loud, sassy, and obdurate. Expect more fireworks - soon.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hammondb3 7/12/2019 4:56:37 PM (No. 121836)
" referred to members of moderate Democratic groups in a tweet last month as “New Southern Democrats” who are “hell bent to do to black and brown people today what the old Southern Democrats did in the 40s.” " Well... I can hardly argue with that to be frank, except for the fact that it is nothing new. Democrats have been 5h1tting on blacks for decades and calling it a free shoe shine.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 7/12/2019 4:56:46 PM (No. 121837)
I don’t have any popcorn, but I’m sure enjoying this show! Why do I keep hearing President Trump laughing?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: dbdiva 7/12/2019 5:25:19 PM (No. 121846)
AOC can't possibly get rid of Chakrawhoever. Who would tell her what to say and do?? He is the puppet master; he pulls her strings and she opens her mouth.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: pros7767 7/12/2019 5:46:58 PM (No. 121858)
Time for the CBC to line up a candidate that can beat each of the "Squad" members in their respective districts. Shouldn't be too hard! Except that you know Soros money is freely flowing to the Justice Democrats. Can anyone say RICO?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bad-hair 7/12/2019 7:02:25 PM (No. 121891)
Old Southern Democrats? Break out the robes. I thought they were Southern Republicans. The 40's deary? Try the 60's. I guess I'm stupid because as hard as I try I can't comprehend how Stupid these people are. No history, no logic, no science, surely to God no arithmetic (math) Economics and other pursuits are just functions of the above.If you know actual math you know what a function is. Please let these morons be dissolved in the acid of politics.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Krause 7/12/2019 7:20:40 PM (No. 121902)
The left sees everything in racial terms. How small they are.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: QueenVictoria 7/12/2019 8:56:42 PM (No. 121959)
We also have to keep in mind that WP/Bezos/Amazon will have it in for AOC - will only add to the fireworks!!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: SueDotSue 7/12/2019 9:35:41 PM (No. 121977)
This explains why Ms. Ocasio-Cortez was a college-educated bartender until last year. If you don't like how your boss is treating you, you either work it out with the person or get a new job. You don't get on a microphone and call them racist.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: dwa 7/12/2019 10:24:26 PM (No. 122005)
AOC has not matured beyond the 11-12 year old girl stage. She thinks she knows everything better than anyone else, that she should be able to say anything she wants without having her facts checked and correct, and that she should be able to attack anybody and not have them hit her back (verbally). I used to think one couldn't get more pathetic than previous Democrats, but AOC and her gang have proven me very wrong.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: red1066 7/12/2019 11:31:10 PM (No. 122016)
I visited the Capital today. It was crowded as expected. Saw a few members of Congress taking a lunch break while proceedings were taking place. I guess they needed a break from all the BS that's being flung. I was surprised they were having lunch where visitors go to eat. I thought they had their own cafeteria. Security personnel were close to them, but I was able to say hello and trade a few comments with them that made them laugh. I was also surprised by how close one could come to Nancy Pelosi's office. There were hundreds of people visiting the section of the Capital where her office is located, and one could just walk right past her office. One does however, have to go through several metal detectors much like airports, and remove objects from your pockets, but all and all, it was a very entertaining few hours.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2 7/13/2019 1:53:12 AM (No. 122067)
That demonrat is sure dumber than a post to say AOC grew up under bigotry. Her family was rich. She went to Boston College and got a participation degree. I'd say she grew up and was handed everything.
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