Daily Wire host Matt Walsh said that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) may have lied about her grandmother’s living conditions after “someone” in Ocasio-Cortez’s family shut down his $100,000 fundraiser to help her elderly relative.
Walsh appeared on “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on Monday to discuss a viral GoFundMe campaign he launched after Ocasio-Cortez shared photos of her grandmother’s dilapidated home in Puerto Rico on social media and blamed former President Donald Trump for mishandling the response to Hurricane Maria in 2017. Ocasio-Cortez was mocked and chided for bringing in a six-figure salary while allowing her grandmother to live in such conditions.
“Thank you for giving me a chance to talk about my philanthropy which has been a big passion of mine since last week,” Walsh joked, adding, “she claimed that her grandmother has been living in this dilapidated shack, I guess for four years since the hurricane. She’s a wealthy single woman who has two apartments and a Tesla that she just