• Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams Republican lawmakers who 'don't even read the bills' they're criticizing

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., speaks with reporters, Thursday, June 17, 2021, as she arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington.
    AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
    AOC accused some of her colleagues of opining on her public banking bill without even reading it.
    "If I made comments that very publicly demonstrated that I didn't read the legislation I was discussing, I'd be embarrassed."
    She accused a conservative expert of mischaracterizing the Public Banking Act as a "government takeover."
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