Donna Brazile said Wednesday about "Outnumbered" that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the "new tabasco in the Democratic Party Law", arguing that she is injecting bold ideas into the discussion.
The panel discussed the latest criticism of beginner New York Congresswoman for what she described as Joe Biden's "middle of the road" climate change policy.
Biden pushed back during a campaign in New Hampshire on Tuesday.
TEXAS BORDER AGENTS SEGER 5,500 MIGRANTS One day is illegal entering the United States
"You never heard me say" in the middle of the road, "he said.
" I never have been in the middle of the environment. her … to look at my record. She finds that no one has been more consistent about taking the environment and a green revolution than I have. "
Brazile said that Ocasio-Cortez is" really warm "the political conversation, specifically her Green New Deal proposal.
" When I say hot, I "She refers to her putting some elements in our political gumbo, some ingredients that people will suffer, and some people will not like, "she said.
But Brazile said she did not consider Biden to be an "agent-of-the-roader" when it comes to the environment when the Obama administration fought the Paris climate agreement.
She said that Biden should design his view of climate change as other 2020 hopeful Beto O & # 39; Rourke and Jay Inslee have done.
CLICK HERE TO GET FOX NEWS APP
Matt Schlapp, president of the US Conservative Union, said he sees Ocasio-Cortez as the person "responsible" of the party when it comes to climate change.
"She set the conditions for how the Democrats run for president on this green new deal. It was here," he said.