The Democratic nominee for the 14th Congressional District also dismissed the validity of polls in primary elections. In just six days since Ocasio-Cortez's victory, Harris has netted more than $15,000 from 429 donors from 41 states and the District of Columbia - nearly as much as she had raised since the start of her campaign.
Third, Ocasio-Cortez had to fight off foreclosure of that palatial Yorktown Heights mansion after her Dad died.
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The DNC chief added that he has "great respect" for Ocasio-Cortez's primary opponent, Rep. Joe Crowley, whom Perez called a "good Democrat" and a "class act".
Ocasio-Cortez would have been about 10 years old at the time.
"She did the hard work", Duckworth continued.
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Alvarado said he attended social demonstrations, political events and went door-to-door with Ocasio-Cortez, as she met voters in her district. According to Corbin Trent, a Justice Democrats co-founder who spent seven weeks working full-time for Ocasio-Cortez, this was the dream all along - one breakthrough candidate who demonstrates that incumbents are beatable. Growing up, it was a good town for working people. Responding to a critic on Twitter who insinuated that Yorktown Heights is nicer than the Bronx, Ocasio-Cortez said: "It is nice".
During her campaign, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic Party's rising "democratic-socialist" icon, painted herself as the "girl from the Bronx". My mom scrubbed toilets so I could live here & I grew up seeing how the zip code one is born in determines much of their opportunity.
Cardillo is staring right at the essence of Ocasio-Cortez's message, but he still can't see it. "One just graduated college, one who is in college, and they were both texting me about their excitement over Alexandria because she really - she represents the future of our party", Perez said during an interview with liberal radio show host Bill Press.
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Naturally, a lot of institutionalists are pretty scared of her and they're trying out all the tactics they can think of to tear her down.