Tag: Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Maxine Waters, Black women, Trump, Steve Mnuchin, Trump's taxes, white fragility

VIDEO: Maxine Waters to Trump’s Secretary of Treasury Steve Mnuchin: ‘I have the gavel. If you wish to leave you may’

Women of color in power still trigger stress for white men. Sorry, not sorry. Democrats questioned the secretary of treasury for three hours about when he will respond to requests for access to President Donald Trump’s tax returns. But Steve Mnuchin had a date with a foreign dignitary. In his haste…

AOC Calls Out Wilbur Ross for ‘Violating the Law’ to Add Census Citizenship Question

The commerce secretary, who is under fire for circumventing the required report to Congress, dodges explaining himself.   Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) continues to question a Republican agenda, which targets people of color and immigrants. During a hearing this week, before the House Oversight Committee, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross was under fire by Democrats for…