On Tuesday, Rep. James Comer (R-KY) warned his fellow Republicans not to underestimate Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY.)
Ocasio-Cortez has made waves as a freshman member of Congress, and since taking office has been talked about non-stop.
“A lot of Republicans are making a mistake picking on her,” Comer said while co-hosting the Hey Kentucky! show.
She is smart, and I think we need to be very prepared when we debate her on issues that we’re having a hard time with,” Comer said.
He noted that Ocasio-Cortez has started a movement among millennials. She even caught wind of his comments and responded to them on Twitter.
GOP’s getting scared that up close, their constituents will realize I’m fighting harder for their healthcare than t… https://t.co/irdRj5rFT2— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez)1555430130.0
Lol, my constituents know that your Socialist policies like #MedicareForAll and #GreenNewDeal will not work. https://t.co/QM3XgtAYaS— James Comer (@James Comer)1555437875.0