Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, DN.Y., said that Republicans in Congress stand at President Trump because they are in a "hostage situation" and that if they vote for the president were to arise, she'd vote yes – " no question. "
Speaking to Rolling Stone in an interview published Wednesday, the freshman rep said Republicans are no longer" in the realm of politics, "and continue to support Trump, which she claims is" an unacceptable position. " 19659003] OCASIO-CORTEZ QUESTIONS COHEN ON TRUMP TAX DOCUMENTS, ASSETS
"There are a lot of Republicans who know what the right thing is ̵
Congresspeople who vote with the president, she argued, despite saying they do not share his views, need to be held responsible.
" The problem is that if they vote the same way, what does it matter? he same as someone who is actually a racist. At the end of the day, they think that their intentions are gonna save them, but the actual decisions you make, "she told the news outlet.
" I am tired of people saying, "I'm gonna vote the same way as bigots, but I don't share the ideology of bigots. ' Well, you share the action and the agenda of bigots. We need to hold that accountable. "
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One of the youngest women was elected to Congress, the Cortez said that without question, she would vote to impeach the president.
"I don't know why it's controversial. I mean, OK, it's not that I don't know why it's controversial, "she said." I understand that some people come from very tough districts where their constituents are torn. But for me and my community in the Bronx and Queens, it's easy. "