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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., tweeted on Wednesday that the U.S. government should consider an emergency “pull-measures” – presumably to the fight against Corona-Virus-pandemic – before you in favour of listing some of the directives she has, during her time in Congress.

The tweet was suspect an apparent effort to that these measures are not only the policies that the progressive, but it could help to limit the distress and the misery Americans are suffering in case of an emergency.

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The freshman Congressman from New York said, “now would be a good time to weigh-in emergency measures, such as … expansion of the Medicare/Medicaid coverage to all clearance … freezes … No strings UBI programs … the elimination of the work requirements for SNAP &other [sic] help … of the Humanitarian provisions in the prisons & decarceral policy.”

Ocasio-Cortez, endorsed, introduced in Vermont, Sen. Bernie Sanders, Chairman, Medicare has supported a “for all”;” legislation to make it harder for landlords to evict unlawful tenants; he thanked the former presidential candidate, Andrew Yang, to the debate on a universal basic income (UBI) into the mainstream, and has blasted President trump to add a plan to the professional requirements to SNAP (food stamps).

On Tuesday night, she spoke about the need to pursue “decarceral” policy – i.e., the criminal law reform on a Instagram-Live-video.

In a follow-up tweet, Ocasio-Cortez noticed that some of your followers were to mention the unemployment insurance as a possible solution to help the Americans that their jobs will lose as a result of the coronavirus-induced economic downturn. However, she said, such a step was “not nearly enough.”

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She continued: “There are huge sectors of our economy (tipped employees, freelancers, shift workers), the interrupted maybe not “unemployed”, but whose life dramatically, to the point of eviction, etc.”

Ocasio-Cortez proposals come as house Democrats release the text of a second coronavirus-related invoice, and President of the Trump of the journey from Europe, banned in the United States. As the Corona-Virus has spread further in the United States, it has the led units from the NBA in the public schools, to cancelling appointments out of fear of the spread of the disease.

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