Tom Williams – Pool – AFP / Getty ImagesDemocratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York questions Postmaster General Louis DeJoy during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing on Aug. 24, 2020. (Tom Williams – Pool – AFP / Getty Images)
By Jack Davis
Published November 19, 2020 at 5:24pm
Doling out government money is the right prescription to fight COVID-19, according to two spendinistas of the “squad.”
“To get the virus under control, we need to pay people to stay home,” Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York tweeted Thursday.
To get the virus under control, we need to pay people to stay home.
— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) November 19, 2020
Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota, another of the House progressive coterie that has dubbed itself the “squad,” agreed that money is the cure.