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AOC goofs again, deletes tweet mistaking Democratic leader for a Republican

By Nate Madden, The Blaze

In yet another unforced social media gaffe, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) mistook one of her fellow House Democrats for a Republican on Thursday.

In an effort to mock a tweet from the Republican Party of Kentucky, the self-described socialist mocked Republicans for posing "older male members next to cardboard cutouts of young, female legislators." In this case, the cutout was of herself.

The only problem is that the tweet wasn't about a Republican. Rather it was about Kentucky Rep. John Yarmuth, the Democratic chairman of the House Budget committee — i.e., a prominent member of her own party's leadership in the House of Representatives where she serves."

Read the full story on The Blaze's website.

Comments (1)
The Happy Hamster
The Happy Hamster

Looks like someone can't own up to her mistake.