Twenty-nine year old bartender-turned-celebrity Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez thinks President Trump is “scared” of socialism — and she thinks that’s just great.
After the State of the Union address, the Bronx socialist was asked about Trump’s condemnation of the ideology wreaking havoc on Venezuela during the speech.
— Start Here Podcast • ABC News (@StartHereABC) February 6, 2019
“America will never be a socialist country,” Trump declared as cameras panned to Bernie Sanders, who sat like a grump.
“I thought it was great. I think he’s scared,” Ocasio-Cortez told “Start Here” host Brad Mielke when he told her “every eye seemed to turn to you.”
“Your eyes seemed to light up at that moment,” Mielke said.
“Yeah, I thought it was fabulous because it shows that we’ve gotten under his skin,” Ocasio-Cortez said. “He sees that everything is closing in on him. He knows that he’s losing the battle of public opinion when it comes to the actual substantive proposals that we’re advancing to the public.”
She went on, “He has no vision for this country. Everything is about what he doesn’t want. Everything is about the bogeyman. But he actually has no positive substantive vision or ideas to advance for the United States of America.”
The prolific Twitter user must have missed this recent video from the White House:
That’s easy to do when you’re on Instagram making mac-and-cheese or discussing your skin care.