Published: Wed, January 16, 2019
Money | By Arnold Ball

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez helps recruit a new wave of Democrats

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez helps recruit a new wave of Democrats

Valliere says there's little chance that the committee will spur new legislation aimed at adding more regulations on the financial sector, but he warns that as a member of the House Financial Services Committee with subpoena power, Ocasio-Cortez can "make life miserable for industry execs with endless hearings".

It is exceedingly rare for first-year members of Congress to be placed on House committees as powerful as the Financial Services Committee.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez pulled off a stunning upset over longtime Congressman Joe Crowley and now she's helping the progressive group that recruited her to find others to challenge Democratic incumbents.

The Free Beacon noted that while Ocasio-Cortez most likely meant "she and her fellow liberal Democrats would enthusiastically pursue their agenda items, "run train" is known as a crude sexual term, which is sometimes used to denote acting in an aggressive manner".

President Trump clashed with Rep.

The powerful committee also oversees the USA housing market, insurance and worldwide finance sectors, among other areas.

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Asked at the White House to respond to her, Trump shook his head, waved dismissively and grimaced: 'Who cares?'

Ocasio-Cortez has not yet commented on the interview.

The 29-year-old Democratic socialist claimed on Twitter that she understood Trump "like the back of my hand", comparing him to men she encountered bartending in NY.

"I'm looking forward to digging into the student loan crisis, examining for-profit prisons/ICE detention, and exploring the development of public & postal banking", Ocasio-Cortez tweeted late Tuesday.

A few sentences later, she said, "So enjoy being exhausted for the next two years while we run train on the progressive agenda".

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