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Sat Feb 9, 2019, 03:08 PM

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Debunks Conservative Conspiracy Theories About Her

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has never shied away from correcting her detractors, and in a late-night tweetstorm, the congresswoman addressed recent conspiracy theories that she has a poor credit score and history of evictions.

“The right has gotten increasingly desperate [with] spreading targeted rumors about me lately,” Ocasio-Cortez wrote on Twitter late Friday night. “Someone made up a meme that led to @snopes disproving this. (Also, I had to live alone in my family’s apt after my dad died, so the eviction lie is especially bad).”




According to fact-checking website Snopes.com, the rumor started with Facebook user Donn Johnson, a Florida security guard, who posted the following message after Ocasio-Cortez was appointed to the powerful House Financial Services Committee: “Congresswomen [sic] Cortez, from New York city, has been selected on the house finance committee, her credit score is 430 and has had two checking accounts closed, along with two sheriff evictions.”

But, according to Cortez and Snopes, there is zero evidence substantiating the rumors. And, as Snopes noted, it is essentially impossible for Johnson to have obtained this information about Ocasio-Cortez. But that didn’t stop the post from spreading across Facebook and the rest of social media. Johnson’s post was shared more than 30,000 times. It then spread to Twitter, where on February 7th, former CitiBank bond account executive and Trump supporter John LeFevre posted about it in a tweet that was retweeted more than 38,000 times.

https://www.rollingstone.com/politics/politics-news/ocasio-cortez-financial-rumors-792454/

She sure has the right shitting themselves.

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Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin Feb 9 OP
Blue Owl Feb 9 #1
Kurt V. Feb 9 #2
UniteFightBack Feb 9 #3
safeinOhio Feb 9 #4
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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat Feb 9, 2019, 03:14 PM

1. I got a feeling AOC isn't going to roll over and let the M$M bullshit pile up...

It's gonna get thrown back in their faces!!!

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat Feb 9, 2019, 03:35 PM

2. i wouldn't want mr johnson during security for me.

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat Feb 9, 2019, 03:38 PM

3. If anything that would make her even more relate-able so GOP just STOP whatever you do with

this one is gonna backfire...just leave her alone FOOLS.

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat Feb 9, 2019, 05:56 PM

4. In the mean time

Who has 5 or 6 bankruptcies.
Can't borrow money from American banks
Paid a $25million settlement for his university
and so on.

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Response to Yo_Mama_Been_Loggin (Original post)

Sat Feb 9, 2019, 06:00 PM

5. Oh okay

now you see how low they will go. AOC will not be the first or last they fling dirt at. Damn them dirty politics this is what the right does. Fuck them.

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