Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Jake Johnson, staff writer
Progressive proposals are "winning over vast majorities of GOP voters because they are common-sense, humane policies," said the New York congresswoman
Julia Conley, staff writer
At the Monday rally, Sanders also condemned powerful centrists, many of whom he said enable fossil fuel companies.
"I will be damned if the same politicians who refused to act then are going to...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.)
"Making certain that future generations have a planet that is healthy and...


After her laser-like questioning of Michael Cohen to prep for going after Trump's taxes and other financial misdeeds, what better day to reveal "Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Freshman Force," a comic honoring the fierce AOC - a big comics nerd - as the standard-bearer for young lawmakers promising a progressive "new party." With a cover featuring a triumphant AOC, a felled elephant, and an anxious donkey, the project celebrates AOC as "a jolt of smelling salts to a comatose system.”