Ocasio-Cortez is lone Democrat to vote against bill to re-open government – AOL News

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was the lone House Democrat to vote against a bill to fund and re-open the government on Wednesday because it funded Immigration and Customs Enforcement, which she supports abolishing.The progressive from New York, who has built a massive following, said she broke from her party because she did not want any funding allocated to the agency — which activists have railed against over the past year.Several elected Democrats had announced their support for abolishing the agency.

Source: Ocasio-Cortez is lone Democrat to vote against bill to re-open government – AOL News

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