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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Ignorance on Economic Matters is Astounding

AOC on Bartending: I Wasn't Paid a Living Wage as Cost of Living Skyrocketed

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Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is an outspoken advocate for American workers getting paid 'a living wage' - even if that means pushing for a Federal mandate to make that happen. The problem with the freshman congresswoman's position, according to WIBC host Tony Katz, is two-fold:

  1. There is no such thing as 'a living wage'; it's a myth.
  2.  The level of Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's economic ignorance is absolutely astounding.

Earlier this week, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez put forth the following statements on Twitter.

ocasio-cortez one of the biggest myths is that financial struggle is poor decision

WIBC Tony Katz responded to Ms. Ocasio-Cortez's remarks in a pointed commentary Tuesday afternoon that was nothing short of brilliant. Click the link below to check it out. 

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