Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Unleashes on Nancy Pelosi: People’s Lives Are Getting Bargained, and for What?

Jul 7, 2019 | Mediaite

In an interview with the New York Times, Speaker Nancy Pelosi landed a solid burn on freshmen Democrats Alexandria Ocasio-CortezRashida TlaibIlhan Omar, and Ayanna Pressley when she suggested that their significance is overblown and based mostly on social media following.

“All these people have their public whatever and their Twitter world,” Pelosi was quoted by Maureen Dowd. “But they didn’t have any following. They’re four people and that’s how many votes they got.”