Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Torches Trump For Shutdown In First House Floor Speech

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Good to see at least some of the Freshmen Congressional Representatives are taking their new jobs seriously. When will the President and GOP Congressional leadership start doing likewise? There seems to be little or no empathy between them and the Federal Government employees who are either furloughed or working without pay – let alone their dependents and others sorely in need of their services. – rjc

To our absentee government:

Do your jobs. End the shutdown. Negotiate a solution to the immigration laws and policies so desperately in need of reform. Stop treating good, hard-working government workers like hostages and pawns in your never-ending quest to concentrate wealth and political power in the hands of fewer and fewer elites regardless of how that agenda affects the vast majority of Americans and even those living abroad.

Source: Rep. Ocasio-Cortez torches Trump in fiery House speech Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez used her inaugural…

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