"More people like us, people of color have been missing in the chamber because most of us - and Ayanna Pressley says it more beautifully, people that are closest to the pain needs to be at the table making these decisions", Tlaib replied, immediately framing it as an us vs. them along racial lines, with Pelosi being the "them".
Ocasio-Cortez argued that Democrats can not trust the Trump administration not to divert money for humanitarian aid toward immigration enforcement - a comment that comes after the President acknowledged that ICE raids would begin after the Fourth of July.
More than 1,000 people are expected to attend the national convention from July 17-20 in Indianapolis, according to the statement. 'And wielding the power to shift it is how we actually achieve meaningful change in this country'.
"That public "whatever" is called public sentiment".
In a Saturday evening tweet, the NY congresswoman tied her social media following to her work in the House.
"Patetico!" Omar wrote on her own Twitter account.
Rep. Rashida Tlaib also weighed on Pelosi's comments. "Speaker Pelosi, who I think is essentially right in this argument, is really faced with some people who are virtually insane, and she doesn't know what to do with them".
Tensions inside the House Democratic Caucus are running high after an ugly debate last month over legislation to provide emergency aid for the humanitarian crisis at the border. It's a huge mistake, ' she wrote in a third Twitter thread Saturday.
"The world Pelosi describes is completely amoral and based entirely on transactional politics", Slate reporter Ashley Feinberg said on Twitter Saturday.
Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib speaks as Michael Cohen, former lawyer for President Donald Trump, testifies before the House Oversight and Reform Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on February 27, 2019.
The contrast between the old guard and the new, tweeted Rolling Stone writer Jamil Smith, was made clear over the congressional break.
An Arizona Border Patrol official said Monday he is trying his best to dispel the "absurd" claims from Democratic Reps. "It is time for liberals and leftists who lambast Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to admit to themselves that the hippie-punching Pelosi has become a Trump enabler too".