AOC Back Beto O’Rourke’s Gun Grab, Calls It ‘Taking A Stand’
By Tom Knighton
From the moment she took office, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been in the limelight. A far left radical, it’s not surprising to see that she’s anti-gun. It’s a key point for Democrats lately and while there are some pro-gun Democrats, someone as far left as AOC isn’t likely to be one of them. Especially as a New York socialist.
In truth, she’s been getting a lot of the attention one would think Beto O’Rourke, a presidential candidate who put a scare into Sen. Ted Cruz, would like to get.
Luckily for him, AOC does at least back one of this proposals.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) went after presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Monday after the South Bend mayor criticized his Democratic rivals over their small donor fundraising strategy and demand for federally-mandated gun confiscation.
“Small-dollar grassroots campaigns, aka what Buttigieg insults here as ‘pocket change,’ out-fundraises him by millions,” Ocasio-Cortez tweeted. “Our nation’s leaders should not be working to end the era of big money politics, not protect it.”
“[And] Beto’s gun policy isn’t ‘picking a fight,’ it’s taking a stand,” she added.
Small-dollar grassroots campaigns, aka what Buttegieg insults here as “pocket change,” out-fundraise him by millions.
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Source:: Bearing Arms