AOC: Nobody is ‘heartbroken’ at the prospect of losing their private health insurance

July 20, 2019

Democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) said Wednesday that nobody in America would be “heartbroken” at the prospect of losing their private health insurance. The freshman congresswoman reportedly made the comment while dismissing concerns over implementing the single-payer system she supports. What are the details? According to Bloomberg reporter Sahil Kapur, Ocasio-Cortez was asked about Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s recent warnings over adopting Medicare for All, a plan that…


A Republican immigrant from Jamaica is running against Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

July 19, 2019

A New York Republican immigrant businesswoman is challenging Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D) for her seat in Congress. Here’s what we know Scherie Murray immigrated to the United States from Jamaica as a child. She founded her own company in 2004, although she has since left it to focus on being a mother. On Wednesday, she launched a campaign to run against Ocasio-Cortez in 2020. Murray accused Ocasio-Cortez of focusing more on…