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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: U.S. Representative from New York
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, also known by her initials AOC, is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. The district includes the eastern part of the Bronx, portions of north-central Queens, and Rikers Island in New York City. She is a member of the Democratic Party.

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AOC Fires Back at ‘Unhinged’ Trump Name-Dropping Her During Debate [Video]

AOC Fires Back at ‘Unhinged’ Trump Name-Dropping Her During Debate

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez delivered a signature Twitter takedown of Donald Trump on Thursday night.

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AOC’s Streaming Debut Garnered Twitch’s Third-Largest Audience Ever [Video]

AOC’s Streaming Debut Garnered Twitch’s Third-Largest Audience Ever

On Tuesday night, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez live-streamed for the very first time on Twitch.

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AOC Starts Twitch Account to Play Among Us and ‘Get Out the Vote’ [Video]

AOC Starts Twitch Account to Play Among Us and ‘Get Out the Vote’

United States Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is moving online to inspire gamers to vote.

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Trump taunts Biden, Ocasio-Cortez in Wisconsin

President Donald Trump held a rally in West Salem, Wisconsin, hours after state public health officials announced new highs in reported coronavirus-related deaths and hospitalizations. (Oct. 27)  
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Nancy Pelosi says she will seek another term as speaker if Democrats keep control of the House

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a vocal Democratic critic of House leadership, said she would back Pelosi if no progressive challenger surfaced.
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John Cummings running for New York's 14th congressional district against AOC

John Cummings is running as the Republican candidate in New York's 14th Congressional District race, against Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Cummings spoke with CBSN's Lana Zak about the..
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Among Us developers scramble to block massive ‘Eris Loris’ spam attack

among us developers scramble to block massive ‘eris loris’ spam attack
Image: InnerSloth The developer of Among Us, a social intuition murder mystery game that’s fast become one of the most popular multiplayer titles of the year, is currently battling against a..
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‘A.O.C. plus three’ (plus many more) respond after Trump’s debate stage attack.


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AOC's first Twitch livestream was one of the most-watched ever

Ocasio-Cortez topped out at 439,000 concurrent views, making it the third most-watched Twitch stream ever.
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Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ilhan Omar set a Twitch streaming record by playing 'Among Us' online

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set streaming records on Twitch by playing "Among Us." For the uninitiated, here's what the game's about.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Among Us game watched by 400,000

More than 400,000 watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez play Among Us - one of the most-watched streams ever.
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The Countdown: AOC on Twitch, Lesley Stahl and Obama's inspiration

AOC slays imposters on Twitch to get out the vote and the scene in the most segregated US city.
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To get out the vote, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez plays a video game.


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Catch Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez live tonight on Twitch with HasanAbi and Pokimane

catch rep. alexandria ocasio-cortez live tonight on twitch with hasanabi and pokimane
Photo by Gotham/GC Images A day after lighting up the internet by announcing she’d joined Twitch and was looking for streamers to play the breakout hit Among Us with, New York congressional..
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Twitch stars are lining up to stream Among Us with AOC

twitch stars are lining up to stream among us with aoc
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) is looking for Among Us teammates. On Twitter, Ocasio-Cortez put out an open call for people to play with “to get out the vote.” In a follow-up tweet, she..
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez rips Trump over his tax returns

"Donald Trump has never cared for our country more than he cares for himself. A walking scam," the New York congresswoman tweeted.
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AOC Says Breonna Taylor Did Not Get Justice, Slams AG for Politics

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez doesn't believe justice was served for Breonna Taylor -- not only that, she says politics were unnecessarily brought in by the Kentucky Attorney General. We got AOC..
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'Trouble spelling': AOC hits back at ex-QAnon supporter and GOP candidate Marjorie Greene over 'dumb ...

'trouble spelling': aoc hits back at ex-qanon supporter and gop candidate marjorie greene over 'dumb ...
New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) has hit back at GOP candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene after the former QAnon supporter made an apparent jibe at the New Yorker's intellect. Ms..
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AOC Offers Up Action Plan of 'What Now' After RBG's Death

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez wants folks to turn their despair over Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death into rocket fuel for November ... and she's got a step-by-step plan on how to do it. AOC posted a..
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez reflects on Ginsburg’s legacy and says Biden should hold off on a list of judges.


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In Massachusetts, Markey Outflanks Kennedy by Running as Bold Insurgent

Edward Markey, 74, entered Congress before Joseph Kennedy III was born. But in their Senate race he has harnessed the energy of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the ascendant left, much to Mr. Kennedy’s..
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Confronting a Powerful Democrat, Ocasio-Cortez Supports Morse

In using her political action committee to endorse Alex Morse in Massachusetts, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez backed an effort to oust Representative Richard E. Neal, the powerful Ways and..
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AOC Offers Other Ways to Help Postal Service Besides Volunteering

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is back in town to help save the Postal Service from being gutted -- and she's got a word of advice for those who wanna help, including Cher. We got AOC Saturday on..
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Ocasio-Cortez explains why she nominated Sanders in DNC speech

"If you were confused, no worries!" Ocasio-Cortez tweeted
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Trump campaign bashes Tuesday at DNC as 'loser night,' targeting Sally Yates, AOC

Fox News host Laura Ingraham described the lineup as a "veritable who's who of failures, each of whom have done immense damage to our country."
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Rep. Ocasio-Cortez seconds Sanders nomination

Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez emphasized progressive causes as she seconded the presidential nomination of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders during the Democratic National Convention Tuesday..
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Here's why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez nominated Bernie Sanders during the Democratic National Convention

Many were confused when Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez nominated Sen. Bernie Sanders on Tuesday, but her speech was part of convention procedure.
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AOC Endorses Bernie Sanders's Nomination for President in Speech: Full Transcript

Ahead of the roll call, Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez nominated fellow democratic socialist Senator Bernie Sanders for the presidency.
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Night 2 of DNC: AOC, Bill Clinton and Jill Biden

Democrats on Tuesday night will focus on the themes of national security, American unity and generational change. Bill Clinton and John Kerry, standard bearers from the party’s past, will speak..
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, John Legend and Bill Clinton lead DNC’s Tuesday speakers

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The 2020 Democratic National Convention is officially underway, with one night of virtual speeches and performances down and three more to go. Hosted by “black-ish” actress Tracee Ellis Ross,..
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The convention’s big-tent approach strains to accommodate both John Kasich and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.


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Cardi B Wants AOC to Run for President in 2024

Forget we're in the middle of a make-or-break election ... Cardi B is already setting her sights on 2024, because she's got her eye on AOC. Cardi just tweeted that she wants Rep. Alexandria..
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Trump accused of ‘white supremacy’ by AOC for pushing baseless Kamala Harris birther conspiracy

trump accused of ‘white supremacy’ by aoc for pushing baseless kamala harris birther conspiracy
Donald Trump has been roundly criticised by a raft of lawyers and Democrats for failing to shut down false claims that senator Kamala Harris may be ineligible to...
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I wish my baby daughter was old enough to watch and learn from AOC's inspiring speech

Raising my 4-month old daughter is the most important thing I'll ever do. I'll try to be less of a Yoho so my daughter can be more of an AOC.
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'We can all relate to this.' Why AOC's speech on sexism struck a chord beyond Washington

AOC's speech rebuking Ted Yoho found support among women who agreed with her that there is a culture "impunity" and "acceptance" of sexist comments.
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'I am someone's daughter too.' Read Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's full speech responding to Rep. Ted Yoho

"We start to see that this issue is not about one incident. It is cultural," Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on the House floor.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Ted Yoho's 'harassment' is 'not new, and that is the problem'

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) says Rep. Ted Yoho (R) calling her a "f***ing b**ch" is not "about one incident. It is cultural."
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A.O.C. Unleashes a Viral Condemnation of Sexism in Congress

After a Republican lawmaker referred to Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez using a sexist vulgarity, she took to the House floor to denounce the abuse faced by women in Congress and across the..
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez denounces 'sexist slur by congressman'

"I am someone's daughter," says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez following a heated exchange with a colleague.
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'Having a daughter does not make a man decent': Ocasio-Cortez criticizes Rep. Yoho for 'refusing responsibility' in his apology

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed Rep. Ted Yoho's comments, saying his language was "dehumanizing" and criticizing his apology.
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0casio-Cortez assails men's abusive treatment

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's objections to a Republican lawmaker's verbal assault on her expanded Thursday as she and other Democrats have taken to the House floor. (July 23)  
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez moves to stop US military using Twitch for recruitment

alexandria ocasio-cortez moves to stop us military using twitch for recruitment
Things are all quiet on the US Army Esports Twitch channel - for now - after several weeks of backlash and damaging headlines. The US Army, Navy and Air Force have all come...
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AOC Upbraids Republican Ted Yoho After He Denies Vulgarly Insulting Her

Representative Ted Yoho apologized for the tone of a run-in with Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, but denied calling her a misogynistic pair of expletives. “Not an apology,” she responded.
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Rep. Yoho apologizes for 'abrupt manner' of talk with Ocasio-Cortez, denies calling her vulgar term

"It is true that we disagree on policies and visions for America but that does mean we should be disrespectful," Yoho said. AOC said Yoho is "refusing responsibility."
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Apology demanded from GOP lawmaker for Ocasio-Cortez remark

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New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez accused a Republican colleague on Tuesday of angrily harassing her outside the Capitol over her progressive views in an encounter that a reporter said ended..
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Ocasio-Cortez Embraces a Republican’s Insult

Representative Ted Yoho reportedly approached Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the steps of the Capitol, calling her “disgusting” for her policies and uttering a pair of expletives.
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'His hatred is infectious': Tucker Carlson, Trump's heir apparent and 2024 candidate?

'his hatred is infectious': tucker carlson, trump's heir apparent and 2024 candidate?
The conservative television star Tucker Carlson, whose Fox News program last month became the highest-rated show in the history of cable television, is known to most Americans simply as “Tucker”...
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Goya Foods: Hispanic brand faces boycott for praising Trump

Democrats including Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have urged customers to stop buying the firm's products.
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Ocasio-Cortez Wins Primary in NY, Other Races Undecided

ocasio-cortez wins primary in ny, other races undecided
Freshman U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won her Democratic primary Tuesday, but election night ended with uncertainty over the outcomes of several other New York congressional races featuring other..
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AOC's blowout win, last-minute voting in Kentucky and other key takeaways from Tuesday's primary

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeats her primary challengers in New York. In Kentucky, injunction allows voting to be extended.
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A.O.C.’s Digital Juggernaut

The congresswoman is vastly outspending her fellow House members, and even most senators, online.
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Ocasio-Cortez faces first re-election test as progressives work to maintain their movement

The New York Democrat knows the primary process well, as her upset victory allowed her to gain a massive following the 2018 midterm election.
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K-pop stans, teens on TikTok may have inflated expected turnout to Trump's Tulsa rally

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez praised the collective, telling Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale "you just got ROCKED by teens on TikTok."
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