She just made a big mistake.
According to Breitbart News, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez exposed her hypocrisy when she accepted a significant donation in August 2018 from billionaire and 2020 presidential candidate Tom Steyer.
Ocasio-Cortez criticized South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg during a rally for presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders for hosting a fundraiser with billionaires present.
“For anyone who accuses us of instituting purity tests, it’s called having values. It’s called giving a damn. It’s called having standards for your conduct, to not be funded by billionaires but to be funded by the people, which is different.”
“Let me tell you something… I go to work all the time and I hear people say, ‘what will my donors think?; I hear that phrase. And I hear and I see that billionaires get members of Congress on speed dial and waitresses don’t, okay? There’s a difference.’” You can read the full article here.