Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Fires Back at Conservative TV Host Who Questioned Her ‘Bronx Upbringing’

Do not mess with Bronx-born, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The Puerto Rican New York Democratic congressional candidate recently tore up a conservative TV host who tweeted a picture of her childhood, while inaccurately trying to discredit her. Oh did she put him in his place! Host of Newsmax’s America Talks Live thought it would be cute to

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A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she’s selling. pic.twitter.com/xyOtZzVJII

— John Cardillo (@johncardillo) July 1, 2018

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A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she’s selling. pic.twitter.com/xyOtZzVJII

— John Cardillo (@johncardillo) July 1, 2018

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— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@Ocasio2018) July 1, 2018

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I stand corrected.

That said, you’re not a “girl from the Bronx.”https://t.co/6H5VR9G3P0 https://t.co/NCIg4ildzF

— John Cardillo (@johncardillo) July 1, 2018

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Cardillo seems to be a lot like Trump in that he really doesn’t do any research before getting on Twitter because if he did, he’d know that Ocasio-Cortez actually moved back to the Bronx after college.

Sure, her house was small, but to claim it’s not an affluent area is dishonest. To claim it’s similar to the Bronx is ridiculous.

Here are a few other Yorktown Heights homes. pic.twitter.com/ZKMTnd5xlV

— John Cardillo (@johncardillo) July 2, 2018

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— Gabriel Ocasio-Cortez (aka ‘Gabe Cortez’) (@gabecortez) July 2, 2018

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A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she’s selling pic.twitter.com/d7Aq14a9kX

— Ajmal ? (@ajmalalami) July 1, 2018

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A far cry from the Bronx hood upbringing she’s selling. pic.twitter.com/XLOBaHK72P

— emma (@EmmaOxnevad) July 2, 2018

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