Sanders endorsement is "most authentic decision to let people know how I feel," AOC says

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  • Published on Oct 20, 2019
  • Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez formally endorsed Senator Bernie Sanders at a rally in Queens on Saturday. In an exclusive interview with CBS News political correspondent Nikole Killion, Ocasio-Cortez explained why she is endorsing so early in the race.
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  • Richard Giardelli
    Richard Giardelli 2 days ago

    lol Yes , you are so authentic by announcing who you support lol lol yes it was tremendous virtue signal lol How self centered is that idiotic comment. And there was no political calculation/ You are a Marxist and you backed a Marxist, but no political calculation there lol Too bad he absolutely no chance. Bernie is not a Democratic Socialist, when you are for the govt Nationalizing energy, you are a Marxist just like Chavez and we all know how that worked out. God forbid a Marxist gets elected as President, it would be the end of freedom and would destroy this country.

  • chuck7303
    chuck7303 2 days ago

    Ur nuts

  • Jimmy
    Jimmy 11 days ago +1

    For the ignorant people here who actually think AOC is intelligent (lol), here is a quick list I put together to prove it.
    1. This is my favorite…. Doesn’t know the 3 branches of gov’t.
    2. Thinks the DOD got a 700 billion increase, when the budget was 700 billion in 2018. I guess it was 0 in
    2017.
    3. While in KC said, “we’re going to turn this seas RED.” Guess she things Democrats are RED states.
    4. Thinks unemployment is lower because people work 70-80 hours a week and/or work 2 jobs.
    5. Thinks a 17 y/o can walk in a shop and purchase an assault weapon, Federal Law is 18 and above.
    6. Thinks the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is based on Palestinian access to housing.
    7. Thinks the Pentagon lost 21 trillion form 1998-2015 because of fraud, accounting errors, or must missing money.
    8. Think the 400 billion tax cut, could have paid every single student loan debt. The debt was actually over a trillion when she said that.
    9. Thinks in 2019, we need to we exam the Bush and Trump’s tax cuts, not realizing the Bush’s tax cuts ended in 2010 due to, 'Sunset Provisions.' PS. I'm sure you know what this is, you're so smart.
    10. Thinks stopping climate change with end Racism.
    11. Comparing climate change to Word War 2.
    12. Keeps wanting free things and never has an answer other than tax the rich at 70 percent, not realizing that is only a few trillion over 10 years.
    13. Said Ben Shapiro was ‘catcalling” asking if she wanted to debate, she said this because she knows she would be embarrassed (as least she knew that).
    14. Asked how she plan to pay for Medicare she said, “you just pay for it.”
    15. Zero carbon emission in 12 years, yet no plan how, and latest projection puts the cost around 93 trillion, 600,000 per household.
    16. Actually said, ‘tippy tops”
    17. Saying Abe Lincoln signed the, ‘Emancipation Proclamation”, was radical. Guess telling slaves they’re free is racial, instead of just being the right thing to do.
    18. Actually said, “We need to get our facts straight, everyday immigrants commit crimes as a far lower rate than Native-Born Americans.”
    19. Thought. Child died on Christmas in ICE custody, when it was actually in CBP custody.
    20. Doesn’t know Senator McConnell works out of the majority leaders’ space in the Capital, which she passed on her way to the Senate side to make per point when looking for him.
    21. Said, “we need to invent technology that hasn’t been been created yet?”
    22. Doesn’t know we already have a progressive tax rate system.
    23. Said, people are more concerned about being “factually correct” than “Morally right.”
    24. Thought New York was actually giving Amazon 3 billion dollars.

    Could go on and on and on. This was her first few months in Congress.

  • Johnny Zeee
    Johnny Zeee 14 days ago

    Mr. Senator Sanders' wife should start being suspicious of these younger women spending all this time with her husband....Very suspicious.

  • Matthew Stollar
    Matthew Stollar 15 days ago

    she looks like the joker with lipstick on? if you dont want to wear make up dont?

  • 太陽ダビデ
    太陽ダビデ 16 days ago

    Hehe you guys cut out the best part "Why back an old white guy ". You also had your reporter treat Sanders as though he weren't there.
    I don't know who is engineering this social change of open and acceptable racism towards the whites...but I have some ideas whom it may be and why.
    Frankly the whole experiment is entertaining and I am excited to see where this is all going. ^_^

  • Mumbo - Jumbo
    Mumbo - Jumbo 18 days ago

    HOPEFULLY AOC WILL DIE AT A YOUNG AGE.....

  • Diogenes
    Diogenes 19 days ago

    Massive endorsement from AOC. Bernie IS the man of the people

  • billucf96
    billucf96 20 days ago

    no one gives a f how u feel

  • Salvatore Puccini
    Salvatore Puccini 20 days ago

    Let's be clear. She made a living wage... she just didn't report all her tips.

  • Robert Garcia
    Robert Garcia 20 days ago

    The media is pushing Biden so hard they forgot Bernie was in the race 😂

  • Randy C
    Randy C 21 day ago

    The resentment towards Republicans from Democrats is the only honest thing left in America.

  • playandrepeat
    playandrepeat 21 day ago +1

    This "reporter" is disgusting. So disrespectful.

  • James Drane
    James Drane 21 day ago +1

    Love the lip stick.....

  • Johnny Zeee
    Johnny Zeee 21 day ago +2

    Sanders is another self- serving career windbag politician, with dangerous agendas. Ocasio - Cortez only does things for publicity.

  • Matthew Dimitrie
    Matthew Dimitrie 21 day ago

    aoc is a bartender not a congress woman

  • victor ruiz
    victor ruiz 22 days ago

    Sanders 2020🇺🇸
    CBS should get a 95% tax rate.

    • Benjamin Fields
      Benjamin Fields 19 days ago

      Then I sure hope FOX goes broke. Maybe they can pay off our national debt with all the money they accepted from the Russians.

  • JLCatoperfumenhancendurevilockeroomyamanicomputer

    lmao Leon Bridges in the background

  • Chris Pierce
    Chris Pierce 22 days ago

    Bern baby bern!

  • clee's rc videos
    clee's rc videos 22 days ago

    dear god you stupid child nobody gives a damn what you or anybody like you think

  • Susan Venabides
    Susan Venabides 22 days ago

    Bernie 2020! 🙌🏾

  • Derek Johnson
    Derek Johnson 23 days ago

    Try 2 keep replying a class act,please no 🗑 trash.🐺🐦🔮🎥🌃😀

  • Raul Magana
    Raul Magana 23 days ago

    And ageist too.

  • Raul Magana
    Raul Magana 23 days ago

    Racist reporter

  • Dan Eschweiler
    Dan Eschweiler 23 days ago +1

    Trolls are now just making comment section unbearable to avoid the seriousness of the Bern and the positive energy it brings.

    • Mrmedia046
      Mrmedia046 22 days ago

      I've bared worse. I frequent TYT's comment section.

  • Brian Beeler
    Brian Beeler 23 days ago +1

    Noticed CBS News cut out the question the reporter asked "...why support an old white guy?" *CBS News needs to apologize or it will show your organization supports racism against white people.* For the full clip and see what CBS is hiding: ruclip.com/video/frgjBq8MMZw/video.html

  • killersushi99
    killersushi99 23 days ago

    *As a Republican I LOVE THIS!! I LOVE IT SO MUCH!! The Squad that everyone hates gets behind the oldest craziest socialist in his last run at President (if he survives it) This will work out for her like her Green New Deal vote....it was 57-0 against if anyone has forgotten. The woman scared of her own garbage disposal is backing the I'm going to give you everything free but every economist alive says it can't be done with Bernie's plan. You can stand on stage and promise the world but if people can't do the math and make it work you can forget it. 32 Trillion was the last estimate I heard to have Bernie as President. Everyone at a rally at that point is just living in a dream world. So GOOD LUCK Squad +1 in 2020!*

  • King and Queen Turben
    King and Queen Turben 23 days ago

    Bernie is "the child Hunter" from chitty chitty bang bang. May not recognize him without his hat or net.
    Pushing green new deal and making sure people don't have children.
    #(ck) common knowledge

  • Brittany A
    Brittany A 23 days ago +2

    Hello from Texas! We love you AOC !!!

    • Brittany A
      Brittany A 22 days ago

      @Hwan Hee Glad to hear you don't live here anymore!

    • Hwan Hee
      Hwan Hee 23 days ago +1

      I lived in Texas for years. So sorry that a Texan backs a stupid woman with Socialist ideation.

  • pointschamp
    pointschamp 23 days ago

    So scary to see these people trying to steal money from hard working Americans

  • mironyuk
    mironyuk 23 days ago

    A Female communist endorses a Male communist, makes perfect sense, I just wonder who is really behind AOC, probably George Soros or the swamp

  • J C
    J C 23 days ago

    ruclip.com/video/y5IZTR67zUk/video.html

  • Linda Lefteast
    Linda Lefteast 23 days ago +1

    Corporate media sucks! Only prejudiced and biased questions from an idiot on wheels. Personifies MSM

  • James
    James 24 days ago +4

    Can't wait till Trump wins another term

  • popeye003
    popeye003 24 days ago

    ruclip.com/video/0SAjwF3F-4k/video.html They are trying to destroy the USA and this is how.....

  • popeye003
    popeye003 24 days ago

    ruclip.com/video/0SAjwF3F-4k/video.html They are trying to destroy the USA and this is how.....

  • Matthew Wood
    Matthew Wood 24 days ago +1

    There is no such thing as "authenticity" in politics. You literally did a photo shoot in a $10,000 suit. I'm not sure that fits democratic socialism

  • Josh, yep.
    Josh, yep. 24 days ago

    Joey Ramone was neat.

  • Matthew Wood
    Matthew Wood 24 days ago

    I think it's funny AOC actually believes her endorsement carries weight.

  • Will Drucker
    Will Drucker 24 days ago +4

    Thanks AOC....for standing up for what’s right by endorsing that “old white guy”...

  • ThumperOne
    ThumperOne 24 days ago +3

    AOC would not endorse Warren or Biden because they are the same as the Republicans.

    • Raul Magana
      Raul Magana 23 days ago

      I would classify Warren as a moderate not progressive or "centrist" (pretty much republicans who are cool with gay people).

  • Amazing Andy
    Amazing Andy 24 days ago

    I bet AOC and Bernie are banging.

  • Unknown Preacher
    Unknown Preacher 24 days ago

    ruclip.com/video/3D5neSwxDWY/video.html

  • baldur
    baldur 24 days ago +2

    haha these dislikes. die mad neolib shills and chuds

  • joecoolnz1
    joecoolnz1 24 days ago +79

    Oxford dictionary definition of authentic: Bernie Sanders

    • Jimmy
      Jimmy 18 days ago

      Patricia roe Once again. A reliable website. Those are .org, .gov, .edu. You should know this being so political and doing your research. 🤔

    • Patricia roe
      Patricia roe 18 days ago

      @Jimmy This is what I can give you. It was written in The Guardian. www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/sep/18/climate-crisis-seen-as-most-important-issue-by-public-poll-shows

      Sep 18, 2019 ... Eight-country poll shows people view climate crisis as priority over migration and terrorism. ... as an “emergency” and say politicians are failing to tackle the problem, ... world's biggest climate demonstrations on Friday, found that climate ... agree the world faces a climate emergency and that global warming ...

    • Jimmy
      Jimmy 18 days ago

      Patricia roe I avoid wasting time reading long messages that are stating opinions or ”facts” with no evidence. Do you have a link with this poll?

    • Patricia roe
      Patricia roe 19 days ago

      @Jimmy I'll stand corrected on my comment , but only partially because The poll surveyed more than 1,000 people in the UK, Canada, Germany, Italy, Brazil, France, Poland and the US. It found that at least three-quarters of the public think the world is facing a “climate emergency”, with climate breakdown at risk of becoming “extremely dangerous”. On the domestic problems facing this country people put healthcare, the economy and immigration at the top of their list. The economy covers a large area including available jobs, wages, etc and how well Americans can "survive" now for themselves and their family. It comes down to the basics of life even the cavemen knew. But if they think Climate Change can't erase some of that, they are mistaken. And as I said it cannot be reversed. When considering the size of our global emissions we will eventually feel the the fall out of climate change and it will have drastic effects on our economy such as higher health and energy costs, also damage to property and agriculture. We can't keep contributing to it and think its not going to get worse, that's like throwing gasoline on a fire and then what? Going into shock because the flames got higher and hotter? Its fine to worry about the economy now, I think it is long past due to put the federal minimum wage up. But we are also contributing to a poor economy in the future.

    • Jimmy
      Jimmy 19 days ago

      Patricia roe Actually the economy ranks number 1, shocking someone so political, and informed doesn't know that. 🤔

  • uperdown0
    uperdown0 24 days ago

    That lipstick tho

  • A B
    A B 24 days ago

    She is endorsing in hopes of making people forget about his heart attack

    • karaoke24 gritton
      karaoke24 gritton 24 days ago +1

      so what if he had a heart attack? if he is healthy now there is no reason he can't be president

  • Jake Setterlun
    Jake Setterlun 24 days ago

    Just don’t think or make calculated decisions?

  • DevonTheGamer
    DevonTheGamer 24 days ago +17

    over 25,000 people showed up!

    • Jack Glastra
      Jack Glastra 18 days ago

      @Benjamin Fields the thing is, I live in Washington state. My state will vote for whoever the democratic candidate is by a wide double digit margin. I have the luxury to protest vote every election, but when I lived in Florida my calculus was definitely different.

    • Benjamin Fields
      Benjamin Fields 18 days ago

      Jack Glastra At least she has progressive ideas and can appeal to moderates. It takes more than young and progressive voters to win an election, though. Do take serious thought into my last comment, though. Keep an open mind, this election and if Bernie doesn’t win the nomination, don’t boycott. Otherwise, Trump will be re-elected and even worse things will happen. Keep an open mind.

    • Jack Glastra
      Jack Glastra 18 days ago

      @Benjamin Fields damn you're right... what we need is a boring technocratic woman in her 70s in order to win. That's a totally different approach than we tried in 2016.

    • Benjamin Fields
      Benjamin Fields 19 days ago

      Jack Glastra Let me break it down for you:
      Bernie was up against Hillary in 2016. Hillary, DNC’s third or fourth tier candidate won the primary, Bernie lost.
      Fast forward to 2020:
      Bernie, age 78, gets hospitalized for health reasons and has to take a break from the campaign trail. Many Dem voters are hesitant about voting for him now because they are unsure he’ll make it.
      Biden, the other front-runner, can’t form much of a coherent thought. That leaves Elizabeth Warren who still draws big crowds, polling in the top 3, and has decent health.
      Now... endorsements: Bernie was endorsed by Omar, who Trump and republicans think is anti-American(and some Democrats will take that as a negative), and AOC(who Republicans hate, and some Democrats can’t stand). That alone will be enough for Trump to rip him apart without mentioning(Democratic) “Socialism.”
      Last, I bet, if he did win, that Democrat reps in swing districts who voted with him on bills would be voted out because their constituents are moderates who probably disagree with Bernie on quite a bit.
      So please stop with this “Bernie can beat Trump” stuff. Media may be establishment, but at least they have the brains of why certain candidates have the possibility of winning.

    • Jack Glastra
      Jack Glastra 19 days ago

      @Benjamin Fields for me it's all about who can win. Elizabeth Warren isn't a killer, and to beat Trump we need someone who is an ice cold killer.

  • Mai Vu
    Mai Vu 24 days ago

    One low IQ girl endorses an old man takes frequent trips to the hospital. Too bad.

    • Sean K
      Sean K 23 days ago

      @Mai Vu You did the math right? Each of those jobs, for the first year and providing no further subsidies, cost $120,000 each. The condition at the border, with the officers own posts and statistics of child deaths while in custody, don’t shock you. You are acting like the Catholic Church with child rape, grow up and read the data. She is right on both fronts, I get the idea of conformation bias, look it up first, but seriously be human before republican. Honestly to ignore suffering on many fronts to grant your position is evil. Look to thy own house first.

    • Mai Vu
      Mai Vu 23 days ago

      AOC turned 25,000 jobs down from Amazon, and then she made a horrible lie about South border CBP officers that no one could believe it. She's not only dumb but she also very evil.

    • Sean K
      Sean K 24 days ago

      With two college degrees, fighting for you, unless you are born rich. Do the research.

  • Don Kessel
    Don Kessel 24 days ago

    Well now Democrats now what?

  • Austin Downing
    Austin Downing 24 days ago

    Look at all the Democratic candidates. AOC picks the oldest white guy.. LMAOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

  • Gary Lee
    Gary Lee 24 days ago

    A stupid bartender endorsing an old communist. LOL ...

  • NANCY MONIA
    NANCY MONIA 24 days ago +1

    THE BAR FLY AND THE CLOWN 🐴🤡

  • XLPCX
    XLPCX 24 days ago +5

    Bernie should distance himself from this psycho as quick as possible.

    • XLPCX
      XLPCX 23 days ago

      stephlynn1982 lol, re read this msg when he’s not nominated and Trump wins again.

    • stephlynn1982
      stephlynn1982 24 days ago +1

      Oh shut up.

  • Betty Harrison
    Betty Harrison 24 days ago +1

    Do she thinks that her endorsement will help old sick Sanders? It will not

  • J Smooth Soul Beats
    J Smooth Soul Beats 24 days ago +1

    He probably paid her a ton of money to endorse him. He old White and Jewish. I'm sure the squad doesn't approve.

    • J Smooth Soul Beats
      J Smooth Soul Beats 24 days ago

      @K Vishvesh Dude if you think socialism is a good thing you are dumber then a box of rocks. 100 million people are dead because of socialism in just 100 years.It's not natural and it doesn't ever work. It's just a way for crazy people to control every aspect of your life and be above the law. go live in North Korea or China if you want that. THIS IS AMERICA JACK!

    • K Vishvesh
      K Vishvesh 24 days ago

      Are you a Trumpturd or a Hillbot ? Both these tribes would love you welcome you

    • stephlynn1982
      stephlynn1982 24 days ago

      You are a complete idiot. He has had a close relationship with both AOC and Omar for quite a while now, they are HERE because of him, and they have identical ideologies. OF COURSE they would endorse him. Jesus.

  • Bill Campbell
    Bill Campbell 24 days ago +1

    Hopefully both of these fools will be gone soon. Trump 2020

  • Natural D
    Natural D 24 days ago +1

    We don't want socialism. Trump 2020

  • Ryan Clarke
    Ryan Clarke 24 days ago

    AOC is miraculous as Jim Jones? See this at 25:20 mark: ruclip.com/video/VWqACvTknls/video.html Sound familiar?