AOC supports progressive newcomer to ‘Trump’ s favorite Democrat ” in Texas house race

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Democratic strategist Kevin Chavous reacts to ” Fox & friends First.’

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, continues her national influence on Tuesday swings threw their weight behind Jessica Cisneros, a progressive candidate to challenge another Democratic incumbent, the Ocasio-Cortez is described as non-responsive to constituent interests.

“The people in South Texas deserves a Democrat like Jessica, who is the fight for real people, not big corporate donors such as the Koch brothers, the GEO group and Exxon,” Ocasio-Cortez allegedly said in a jab at Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas. Cuellar serves as a representative for the state’s 28th constituency, and previously served as the state Secretary of state.

Cuellar, who has spent more than a decade in Congress, has the criticism of the support for anti-abortion legislation. He also received an “A” rating from the National Rifle Association and took donations from the Koch brothers.

“If [Cisneros] is selected, not only am I no longer the youngest person in the Congress — I is a strong new allies in the fight for Medicare for All have said, the first corporate money out of politics, and fixing our broken immigration system,” Ocasio-Cortez, according to the group justice Democrats.


Cisneros, 26, was formerly used as a Cuellar ‘ s internally. In a pinned tweet that your former boss is beyond Democrat as a “trump’ s favorite.”

“I’m a proud daughter of Mexican immigrants, and advocate for human rights. I am said to take on Trump’s favorite Democrat, @RepCuellar,” she said. “It is time for South Texas to have a real Democrat who wants to fight for gente la, not corporate donors.”

A campaign video shows Cisneros touting their immigrant heritage and questioning whether Cuellar is an authentic Democrat.

“Our Congressman claims to be a Democrat, but he says with a trump card-nearly 70 percent of the time”, you are in the video. It has also highlighted to cut his votes funding for sanctuary cities and abortion. “Henry Cuellar fights to protect, the Trump and big corporations,” she says before the approval of a number of progressive policies, such as the “Green New Deal.”


Cuellar’s office did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment.

Cuellar previously Ocasio-Cortez and the other members of the progressive “cadres attacked”, after you specifically for him in a primary. “They are socialists, and they want to impose their vision to Texas and we know for sure that in Texas, our vision is very different from … what I these justice Democrats, the socialists call. They are not really Democrats,” he said in July.

Ocasio-Cortez, together with the justice Democrats ” help, as we know, you won the district primary, unseating a long-term and powerful is the responsibility of the house of representatives.

Since entering the Congress, the freshman legislator gained traction in the progressive policy, fielding endorsement requests from the main presidential candidates and saw her “Green New Deal”, in the year 2020 candidate ” climate protection plans.


Ocasio-Cortez, was particularly critical of moderate Democrats such as former Vice-President Joe Biden and former candidates, opposed to the “Medicare for all.” Last week, public sen Bernie Sanders approved, I-Vt., who has long been a progressive uprising pushed Democrats toward a version of socialism represented.

At the state and local level, progress of approved business Challenger in Queens, New York, Illinois and Massachusetts. It is unclear how much to weigh their endorsements in the last two, since the first not give, Tiffany Caban the boost she needed to win, the we for the Prosecutor.


If the previous entries, all the judges are, though, Ocasio-Cortez is the last decision will probably be even more split in the Democratic party. Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Ill., blasted Ocasio-Cortez as a harbinger of extremism, when it endorsed his primary Challenger for the election in 2020. The Congressman responded by calling his statement “aggressive.”

“Aggressive statements like this are so casually thrown from the corporate candidates in the direction of width of sports, those who get never branded as a “discord” in spite of their rhetoric,” she said.

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