Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene compares House mask requirements to ‘gas chambers in Nazi Germany’

Georgia Republican Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene is drawing ire and condemnation for a statement she recently made comparing COVID-19 safety restrictions taken inside the U.S. Capitol to actions made towards Jews during the Holocaust. During an interview on the conservative cable network Real America’s Voice, Rep. Greene slammed Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi andContinue reading “Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene compares House mask requirements to ‘gas chambers in Nazi Germany’”

BREAKING: AOC and progressive Democrats issue resolution to block US arms sales to Israel

US Reps Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib and Marc Pocan have issued a resolution opposing the sale of $735m in US weapons to the Israeli government. The resolution has six co-sponsors and is supported by more than 70 civil rights organisations, the lawmakers announced on 19 May. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/aoc-israel-arm-sales-biden-b1850323.html

Israel & Biden Hammered In Fiery Speeches From Democratic Congresswomen – The Rational National

AOC suggests GOP leadership expel Marjorie Taylor Greene and calls her ‘deeply unwell’

AOC calls for the GOP to remove whip from the congresswoman who took office in January Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez described Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene and suggested GOP leadership should expel her after the Georgia congresswoman accosted the New York Democrat in the halls of Congress this week. The latest comments from Ms Ocasio-Cortez follows on from footage that emerged earlier from a social media livestream that MsContinue reading “AOC suggests GOP leadership expel Marjorie Taylor Greene and calls her ‘deeply unwell’”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez raises alarm over security in Congress after Marjorie Taylor Greene accosts her

Democrat’s supporters say she ‘should get a restraining order against MTG’ following accosting in Congress Marjorie Taylor Greene has faced accusations of bullying and even calls for her arrest after she reportedly accosted Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the halls of Congress. Ms Greene, a controversial GOP members of Congress, was overheard accosting Ms Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday evening by two reportersContinue reading “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez raises alarm over security in Congress after Marjorie Taylor Greene accosts her”

Pay a Living Wage or ‘Flip Your Own Damn Burgers’: Progressives Blast Right-Wing Narrative on Jobs

“If one in four recipients are making more off unemployment than they did working, that’s not an indictment of $300 a week in UI benefits. It’s an indictment of corporations paying starvation wages.” Pushing back on the right-wing narrative about the reason for real or perceived labor shortages in some markets nationwide, progressives on FridayContinue reading “Pay a Living Wage or ‘Flip Your Own Damn Burgers’: Progressives Blast Right-Wing Narrative on Jobs”

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Admits She Hasn’t Even Read The Bill She Keeps Attacking

Greene was ridiculed online for saying she would read “all 14 pages” of the Green New Deal. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) seemed to admit Wednesday that she hasn’t read the climate change bill she wants to debate about with Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.). The far-right lawmaker has persistently criticized the Green New Deal, theContinue reading “Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene Admits She Hasn’t Even Read The Bill She Keeps Attacking”

‘This is life and death’: AOC re-introduces Green New Deal with Ed Markey

Progressive New York lawmaker calls for ‘all-hands-on-deck approach’ to climate crisis New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has re-introduced the Green New Deal climate and energy proposal alongside Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey. The Democratic lawmakers introduction of the initiative on Tuesday alongside co-sponsors and leaders from the labour, environmental justice, and climate movements. The sweeping deal reflects an environmentalContinue reading “‘This is life and death’: AOC re-introduces Green New Deal with Ed Markey”

Study Ranks AOC One Of The Least Effective Members Of Congress

She’s the queen of Twitter — but less successful at lawmaking. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was among the least effective members of the last Congress according to a new survey from the nonpartisan Center for Effective Lawmaking — a joint project of Vanderbilt University and the University of Virginia. AOC introduced a total of 21 billsContinue reading “Study Ranks AOC One Of The Least Effective Members Of Congress”

Fake Facebook conspiracy claims AOC pocketed millions in congress while she’s actually one of DC’s poorest lawmakers

AOC recently raised nearly $5 million for Texas relief A viral conspiracy claim on Facebook states that within three years of being a congresswoman, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has gone from nearly broke to being worth over a million dollars even as her most recent financial disclosures suggest otherwise. The post, which was shared more than 14,000Continue reading “Fake Facebook conspiracy claims AOC pocketed millions in congress while she’s actually one of DC’s poorest lawmakers”

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