The Digital Left Endorses Alexandria Ocasio for New York’s 14th Congressional District
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has a clear vision for the future. She is dedicated to her community and willing to stand up for what she believes is right. Her integrity sets her apart from her competition and we can count her to be an honest progressive and a voice for hard-working Americans.
Driven by the realization that her community in New York continually fights against circumstances over which they have no control, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will ensure that a person’s zip-code will no longer be a barrier their success. Alexandria will to bring the voices of working individuals and families to the Whitehouse. She has clear ideas for making the United States a fairer and more equal place.
Be sure to read our interview with Alexandria to learn exactly how she will help working families in New york.
Alexandria’s Plans for New York’s 14th
As an active community member in Bronx, New York, Alexandria knows just how hard people in her district work to make ends meet. If elected to represent District 14 in Congress, Alexandria will fight against income inequality which makes housing unaffordable for most people. She will fight for immigration reform, and believes that the United States needs to make clear and fair rules, allowing families to feel secure in their new communities. Places like Queens and the Bronx are hugely diverse, characterized by the influence of immigrants who have been arriving since before the birth of our country. Alexandria believes that immigrants today deserve the same opportunity to thrive in the United States.
Brand New Congress
As a visionary with Brand New Congress, Alexandria will help to improve lives for all Americans. She firmly supports healthcare for all, and her strong stance on this issue pushed her insurance-lobby-supported competitor to support it also. Alexandria has already set the bar high. Her integrity sets her apart, and we can count her to truly represent the voice of the people.
Alexandria also knows how important it is that the United States does its part to combat climate change.
Alexandria says we all have can make change.
‘To everyone out there: you can do it too. Don’t think you need years of perfect pedigrees or a pristine background. You will know if this is your calling. Do it for the right reasons and run – even if it’s just for your child’s PTA or your local community board. We need you now more than ever’.
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