February 6, 2019
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has no interest in working with President Trump, or applauding his call for “cooperation, compromise, and the common good.”
“But we must reject the politics of revenge, resistance and retribution, and embrace the boundless potential of cooperation, compromise, and the common good,” Trump said during his State of the Union address.
As most in the House chamber applauded, Ocasio-Cortez remained seated with a sour look on her face.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi even applauded. West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin partially obscured Ocasio-Cortez as he stood, too.
But the Bronx socialist couldn’t bring herself to side with unity.
This article was posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 7:31 am