AOC Won’t Pay Party Dues And She’s Funding Colleagues’ Foes: Dems Are PISSED

The Lid | 1/10/2020 | Jeff Dunetz
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“Sometimes the question comes: ‘Do you want to be in a majority or do you want to be in the minority?’” Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y., told Fox News, when asked about AOC’s stance. “And do you want to be part of a team?”

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Another Democrat was less diplomatic: “Deadbeat Cortez should pay her bills,” complained the Democratic source. “She’s always whining about people paying their fair share and here she is leaving her friends with the bill.”

Their gripe is that Ocasio-Cortez hasn’t given any money to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, the party arm with the sole job of electing Democrats to the House. Records obtained by Fox News show the New York Democrat has failed to pay any of her $250,000 in “dues” to the DCCC [The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee ].

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AOC is refusing to give her share because the Party is supporting incumbents, instead of their progressive primary opponents. Ocasio-Cortez doesn’t care about her party, her chief concern is propping up the most radical socialist in the party, and finding similar radicals to run against incumbents. AOC wants to be able to implement her own radical policies and platforms. She has been raising and distributing money via Justice Democrats, an extreme left PAC.

But for party leadership, supporting primary opponents over incumbents is one of the worst things a member of congress can do.

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Apparently, she is raising the cash with help from Larry David Bernie Sanders.

Ocasio-Cortez is ramping up her donor base with the help of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., whom she endorsed for president in October, to funnel money directly to progressive candidates.

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Through social media posts and email solicitations, she’s activated her donor network to support her hand-picked candidates. In 2019 alone, she funneled more than $300,000 to candidates she’s...
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