Fyi: “Ocasio-Cortez…She subscribes to modern monetary theory, a burgeoning theory among some economists positing that the federal debt is not an economic restraint for the US.”
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THE TRUTH ABOUT ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ: The inside story of how, in just one year, Sandy the bartender became a lawmaker who triggers both parties
- Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was a bartender when she pulled together a scrappy populist campaign for US Congress and stunned the political world by unseating a powerful incumbent Democrat.
- Her combination of charisma and radical politics has triggered the right wing and is striking fear into the Democratic Party establishment, with whom she’s already pledged to do battle.
- “We’re literally writing a whole new playbook,” she told INSIDER in a recent interview.
- On Monday, Ocasio-Cortez will begin her first full week as a congresswoman. This is the story of how she got where she is and what she’ll do next.