AOC: Democrats are ‘really delusional’ about reelection
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D- N.Y., speaks during a news conference on postal banking pilot program on Capitol Hill in Washington on April 15, 2021. - Yuri Gripas/ABACA//Yuri Gripas/TNS

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says Democrats are delusional if they do not to pass President Joe Biden’s big social spending bill. Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., said it’s unrealistic for lawmakers to think Democratic voters will come out in force if the party fails to deliver on a raft of popular issues like free pre-kindergarten, the extended child tax credit and climate change. “It is actually delusional to believe Dems can get reelected without acting,” she said on Twitter, ticking off a list of progressive priorities in the $1.8 trillion Build Back Better plan. “We must act now.” Ocasio-Cortez ac...