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AOC Draws a Challenger -- a Black, Female,
Jamaican, Republican Challenger

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 7/17/2019 12:18:29 PM

Most racist, woman-hating, immigrant-fearing party ever, amirite? The not-so-inside talk has been whether Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's four-woman war against Nancy Pelosi would earn her a Democratic primary challenger next year, but her high-profile antics have drawn another Republican into the race to represent heavily Democratic NY14. Fox News reports that Scherie Murray, a 38-year-old New York businesswoman and Jamaica native (she emigrated as a child), has launched a campaign to unseat AOC next year. She told Fox, "There is a crisis in Queens, and it’s called AOC." Murray went on to say, "Instead of focusing on us, she’s focusing on being famous. Mainly rolling back progress and authoring the job-killing Green New Deal

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Hoo, boy!! Buy your popcorn now!! This is gonna be good!!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Moritz55 7/17/2019 12:25:43 PM (No. 126339)
At the very least, AOC will be forced to answer to her constituents for her neglect of them and her outrageous grandstanding.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Highlander 7/17/2019 12:32:09 PM (No. 126350)
Great! This “racist” will be glad to donate to the Jamaican immigrant’s campaign!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: abuela10 7/17/2019 12:32:38 PM (No. 126353)
And so lovely. Can't wait untll she has a website I can contribute to
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Reply 4 - Posted by: FormerDem 7/17/2019 12:46:20 PM (No. 126372)
Scherie looks great! I loved Jamaica by the way - it is a very religious place, enough even for me, I was happy there. Yes they have violence but it does not involve everyone - most people are sane, fun, creative believers.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Nimby 7/17/2019 12:47:10 PM (No. 126374)
Not good enough. How many AA live in the constituency and can she get the votes to win?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: chance_232 7/17/2019 1:01:57 PM (No. 126387)
She has one handicap. Its the R after her name. She would ne a shoe in if she changed parties.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Northcross 7/17/2019 2:26:23 PM (No. 126472)
She is impressive, but has no chance running as a Republican in this district. Best hope is that she runs in the primary as a Democrat, and then switches back to Republican when she wins.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Highlander 7/17/2019 2:33:11 PM (No. 126477)
#7; since some democrats go undercover as RINOs, what you suggest is only fair play.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: zoidberg 7/17/2019 2:33:23 PM (No. 126478)
Loved the video.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DCGIRL 7/17/2019 2:41:25 PM (No. 126487)
Will be sending her my contribution.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bad-hair 7/17/2019 3:55:01 PM (No. 126568)
Have we somehow started referring to Americans as Jamaicans? She cannot do this if she's Jamaican. She is every bit as American as Mattressback Harris.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Faithfully 7/17/2019 7:27:33 PM (No. 126736)
Jamaicans are everywhere. Are there any Jamaicans left in Jamaica?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Annie Xango 7/17/2019 11:11:31 PM (No. 126871)
she is very impressive..and that was a great video
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