As for Jeffries, Ocasio-Cortez was said to be unhappy that a campaign donation to her from Democratic Rep. Barbara Lee was allegedly used in a whisper campaign against Lee before she lost that Democratic leadership position to Jeffries.
Then Schultz went on NPR's Morning Edition and came after Warren, saying "When I see Elizabeth Warren come out with a ridiculous plan of taxing wealthy people a surtax of 2% because it makes a good headline or sends out a tweet, when she knows for a fact that's not something that's ever gonna be passed―this is what's wrong".
Read the full report at the Hill.
As The Hill notes, "the Queens and Bronx district is home to many ambitious pols who are close to Crowley and don't like that a political outsider took his seat".
A video released on Twitter Wednesday shows Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's (AOC) activist group, the Democratic Socialists of America, voting to adopt the Boycott, Divestment Sanctions (BDS) movement.
Ocasio-Cortez criticized the unnamed Democratic lawmaker quoted by The Hill for exhibiting a "broken mentality" in suggesting that many NY state lawmakers were chomping at the bit to make a run at her seat, which was previously held by former Rep. Joseph Crowley between 1999 and 2019.
The Hill said Democrats already leery of Ocasio-Cortez because of her upset win in last June's Democratic primary over longtime Rep. Joe Crowley have become unnerved after a report in Politico claimed she threatened to back primary candidates against moderates in her party.
When it comes to playing politics in a digital age, few politicians appear to have mastered the game as well as New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. As you can see, we are totally united behind each other.
First-term Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez noted that her candidacy didn't receive such treatment.
Chellie Pingree also noted in a tweet that even if companies "have made public commitments to reduce emissions", she believed that "their sponsorship of a conference where climate change denial was promoted is unsafe and troubling". Part of that includes not stepping on the toes of those in more powerful positions than she is. And being a woman of both substance and style, AOC sometimes blesses the masses with her beauty secrets.
"Considering she's more popular and well-known than some of the Democratic presidential contenders, I think whoever challenges her will lose by huge margins", Shahid said. "It's a quick way for some D.C. and Wall Street consultants to make some easy money".