Democrat Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Defends Barring Press To Protect Criminal Illegal Aliens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was protecting illegal aliens.

She will win because that district will vote Democrat regardless of who it is. That is who promises the most free stuff will always win.

The MSM made this young lady famous but have realized too late after several interviews that she really knows very little. I believe she realizes this and knows their next step is to destroy her credibility if she has any left.

ABC News:

Democratic congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Friday defended banning the press from a public town hall held last Sunday.

Replying to a reporter who questioned why the event was closed, she tweeted, “Our community is 50% immigrant. Folks are victims of DV, trafficking, + have personal medical issues. This town hall was designed for residents to feel safe discussing sensitive issues in a threatening political time. We indicated previously that it would be closed to press.”

In a story first reported by the Queens Chronicle, her campaign manager, Vigie Ramos Rios, said the ban stemmed from the press attempting to question Ocasio-Cortez after a community meeting in the Bronx, despite the campaign saying ahead of time that there would be no question or interview opportunities after the event. Rios said that the candidate was “mobbed” by reporters, leading to the campaign to restrict the press from covering an event last Wednesday and Sunday. More

Why would “immigrants” need protecting? Immigrants came here legally, obey the laws and are trying to become American citizens or have already become American citizens. Immigrants don’t need protection… but Illegal aliens, on the other hand, is a different story. They should be reported to the authorities so they can be deported back to their home country.


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