Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said Wednesday that she has been speaking with previous Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign and is open to endorsing his bid if he proceeds specific problems.
Speaking on a Politico Playbook virtual instruction, Ms. Ocasio-Cortez stated lines of interaction have opened with the Biden campaign this week and said she wants to see him move more detailed to her far-left vision on health care, migration, and climate change.
” I would love to see the vice president clarify and deepen his policy stances on specific problems, but aside from that I believe it is exceptionally crucial that we support the Democratic candidate in November,” she stated
Ms. Ocasio-Cortez said Mr. Biden is the lower of 2 evils.
” It is either going to be Donald Trump or Joe Biden that will be chosen president in November,” she stated.
” We need to reside in the reality of those options, and I know there are a great deal of folks who are unpleasant with that,” she stated. “However as a person that represents and intensely susceptible community – a community where this option can quite mean the difference between life and death or being separated from their kids or not – I think it is for me personally extremely essential to be in uniformity with the households that I represent in supporting Joe Biden in November.”