Ocasio-Cortez in a December 2 tweet claimed a $21 trillion mistake could have paid for about 66 percent of the cost of a Medicare-for-all bill. She has also pledged to pay her interns at least $15 an hour, higher than most other elected representatives in Congress. "We will be one of them".
On Monday, she said that when she went to a "dive spot in D.C. for some late night food," she talked with the staff.
Ocasio-Cortez's congressional campaign rejected corporate donations, and the representative-elect - who is the youngest woman ever elected to Congress - has frequently criticized the influence of money in politics, the expense of running for office, and the lack of working-class representatives in American politics. I chatted up the staff. "This is a disgrace".
New York Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says her interns and staffers will all make a living wage, and she is pushing for her constituents to follow suit.
Trump Resort Hired Undocumented Workers 6 December 2018 The Trump Organization, which owns the golf course, did not comment specifically on Ms.[Victorina] Morales or Ms.[Sandra] Diaz. In other respects, the women described some of the perks of employment, even earning cash tips from Trump.
Areport in 2017 from non-profit group Pay Our Interns found that in the House, just 8% of Republicans and 3.6% of Democrats pay interns.
The cause of Venezuela's collapse is more nuanced than just "because socialism", but one key point Junior seems to miss here is what agenda, exactly, Ocasio-Cortez and her peers are backing.
The study found that 51 percent of Senate Republicans offer paid internships compared with 31 percent of Democrats.
On Monday, Pay Our Interns tweeted a screenshot of an ad for an unpaid press intern to work for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y. Hours later, Schumer's office announced that the job posting had been made "in error" and said that Schumer's interns will be paid a stipend in the new Congress.
Ocasio-Cortez acknowledged the new fund, noting that it will give $20,000 per member of Congress for their interns.
Noah Shebib, another one of Drake's collaborators, is recognized with four nominations for songs from the Scorpion album. Barbra Streisand's THE MUSIC.THE MEM'RIES.THE MAGIC! is nominated for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.
If City get this game out of the way and don't lose, I don't see how they don't go through the whole league season without losing. Dyche said: "What I would say is this, and I think it's important to register: there were some excellent tackles in the game".
The numbers, the stats for me are not fundamental but sometimes they give us, they support our feelings, our ideas. One of the things have noticed in England is that there are no weak games in the Premier League.
Sadly, Nintendo didn't have anything else to reveal about the new character - no in game footage, no screenshots and no hints. At the 2018 Game Awards, Nintendo announced the first character to be added in Super Smash Bros .
Before the prime minister appeared at the despatch box, her government had gone down to defeat for the third time in an hour. His full advice has been published after the government was found in contempt of Parliament for not releasing it last month.
Upon encountering a suitable candidate and donor, doctors must act quickly to remove the uterus and transport it to the patient. According to researchers, neither the mother nor the child have experienced complications or abnormalities.
Comey had fought the congressional subpoena in court, pushing for a public hearing before settling for some concessions. Comey's last appearance before lawmakers was 18 months ago, at a public hearing in June 2017.
The results of a vote are seen on display boards at the General Assembly hall, on December 21, 2017, at UN Headquarters in NY . The resolution won a majority of 87 to 57, with 33 abstentions, but did not reach the required two-thirds backing.
Trump heavily derided Mueller's team earlier this year for being comprised of many registered Democrats and Democratic donors. Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, a Texas Republican who sits on the Judiciary Committee, called Barr an "interesting pick".
Castillo, 37, played in the majors as an infielder from 2004 to 2008 with the Pirates, Giants, and Astros. He also played for the Mariners, Indians, Cubs and Astros during an 11-year career that began in 2008.
The Hollywood star was confirmed as the host of the Academy Awards , popularly known as the Oscars , on Tuesday. In the 2010 special " Seriously Funny ", he said "one of my biggest fears is my son growing up and being gay".
Why have seals been getting eels stuck up their noses?
This whole situation could just be a "weird anomaly" or a "crazy statistical quirk, and we may never see it again", he added. If you were a Hawaiian monk seal, you'd have to contend with THIS: getting a god damn EEL stuck in your GOD DAMN NOSE.
CNN offices in NY evacuated after bomb threat
The NYPD tweeted , "Around 10:35pm, a bomb threat was called into the Time Warner Center & the building was evacuated". While none of the devices had actually detonated, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that they were not dummies.
Mika Singh arrested for alleged sexual harassment
Singer Mika Singh has been detained in United Arab Emirates (UAE) after a girl complained against him for alleged harassment. A year before that, Mika was arrested and released on bail for allegedly assaulting a doctor during one of his concerts.
'Game of Thrones' Season 8: HBO Drops First Official Teaser
In the meantime if you need a content fix and it just won't go away you can visit JOE's dedicated Game of Thrones hub right here . Cersei Lannister, however, was still safe in the south of Westeros with Jaime deserting her and riding up north.