Ocasio-Cortez Rips NRA After New Zealand Shootings

Ocasio-Cortez Rips NRA After New Zealand Shootings

Gallup further noted that Ocasio-Cortez's favorable rating was "underwater" among the majority of groups and was only viewed as favorable among 56% of Democrats.

Ocasio-Cortez has had a rough couple of weeks as multiple complaints have been filed against her or people on her staff alleging potential campaign finance violations. The longer-term strategy seems to be to gain control of the Democrat Party, Congress and ultimately the United States government itself. The plan calls for a Soviet-Union-style 10-year national mobilization, which would cost American taxpayers up to $93 trillion or $650,000 per household, according to one estimate.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called illegal immigrants her constituents. The list includes U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley (D-Dorchester), who was a Boston city councilor when she launched what was initially considered a longshot primary challenge against liberal congressman Michael Capuano, a former mayor of Somerville.

Ocasio-Cortez and Gomez both sit on the House Committee on Oversight and Reform, which last met on Wednesday to grill Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross.

Ocasio-Cortez later qualified her statement again in order to clarify her words amidst bad-faith interpretations, as NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch attempted to paint the congresswoman as anti-prayer.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks with Rep. Michael Welch on Capitol Hill in Washington on Feb. 27 2019
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks with Rep. Michael Welch on Capitol Hill in Washington on Feb. 27 2019

How did Ocasio-Cortez respond?

That gap has widened to negative 10 percent as of March 2019.

"By contrast, Ocasio-Cortez is known by most Americans at this point, despite having only two months on the job as a House freshman".

Republicans have driven the spike in Ocasio-Cortez's unfavorability figures, with 73 percent holding such a view - up 21 points from September.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) during a news conference at the East Front of the Capitol, on February 7, 2019, in Washington. The conservative network criticized Ocasio-Cortez when she was a congresswoman-elect, for appearing to wear expensive clothing while saying she could not afford an apartment in Washington, D.C. Her unfavorably rating climbed up from 26 percent in September, while her favorability rating also increased from 24 percent, meaning her net favorability dropped from -2 percentage points to -10 percentage points.

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