New York fines Ocasio-Cortez campaign for not carrying workers’ comp insurance

The American Mirror | 1/11/2019 | Staff
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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has only been in Congress for a week, and she has done a fantastic job of proving to everyone that she’s a total hypocrite.

On Thursday, her campaign was fined by the state of New York for not carrying workers’ compensation insurance for a month while she ran for public office last year.

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“The employer did not have the required workers’ compensation coverage from March 31, 2018, to April 30, 2018, and was issued a final penalty of $1,500, which was paid,” state Workers Compensation Board spokeswoman Melissa Stewart said.

“This coverage is vital to ensuring workers are protected for on-the-job injuries,” Stewart added.

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Adding insult to injury, the so-called champion of workers’ rights is anything but that.

In fact, she has taken to Twitter numerous times to rage against “greedy employers,” which is apparently what she is.

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Ocasio-Cortez also recently flip-flopped on donating her congressional salary during the government shutdown.

Last week, the 29-year-old socialist was asked if she will honor her own advice to lawmakers to “have some integrity” and give up their salary while the federal government is shutdown.

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When asked about donating her salary, Ocasio-Cortez told a reporter, “I’ve gotta run.”

Ocasio-Cortez dodging the question came after she urged members of Congress on...
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