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Old 07-01-2018, 01:46 AM
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Default Re: Report: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the ‘girl from the Bronx,’ raised in one of wea

Originally Posted by Hairy Jello View Post
So much for the, "I'm just a poor girl...."


Her father died and the state kept them in a fight for years to receive his possessions and or income. She took any job including waitress and bar tending to support her mother.
At the same time this (high school MIT award winning ) lady started her own business and worked for a non profit.
I find it revealing when people mock where I came from, & say they’re going to “send me back to waitressing,” as if that is bad or shameful.

It’s as though they think being a member of Congress makes you intrinsically “better” than a waitress.

But our job is to serve, not rule. ___
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