A House Democratic primary debate between Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and former CNBC host Michelle Caruso-Cabrera became heated Monday when Caruso-Cabrera confronted the incumbent over what she described as misplaced priorities during the coronavirus pandemic.
The challenger specifically took issue with Ocasio-Cortez’s decision to remain in Washington D.C. at “the height of the crisis.”
“You stayed away in your apartment. AOC, you’re always MIA,” said Caruso-Cabrera, who also accused the freshman lawmaker of creating “huge division within” the House Democratic caucus.
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