"With all respect", he told FOX Business' Neil Cavuto on Thursday, "I certainly hope she's not the future and I don't believe she is". "She's gotten a lot of attention because she's different.
Democrats are insane to be criticizing this woman".
"If you look at the majority of new Democrats in the house, they tend to be, I say, center-left, if they are not left-left", he said.
Last year Ocasio-Cortez was also mocked after she lamented the shuttering of a coffee shop in NY, which, it was revealed, closed its doors because of the wage hike in the state - a policy that she supports, causing 150 people to lose their jobs. Her rise to stardom from New York City bartender to a congresswoman started when she unseated Democrat incumbent Joseph Crowley in a primary and then went on to win the seat during the midterms.
There is a stark contrast between Ocasio-Cortez's style and freshman congressman Dan Crenshaw's (R-Texas) as both of their names have been in the media several times.
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She remains under scrutiny after avoiding answering questions on whether she will follow through with her own advice to fellow lawmakers to "have some integrity" and forgo their paychecks during the partial government shutdown. Kamala Harris praised her on "The View"), emulating her digital tactics (Sen. "It doesn't have to", Lieberman wrote in The Wall Street Journal.
In responding to the Politico article Friday morning, Ocasio-Cortez quoted a character from the comic book Watchmen to signal her intention to resist the influence of more experienced lawmakers.