Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) was actually participating as a congressperson in a committee hearing today.
One would think that would certainly be better than picking fights on Twitter.
Except it didn’t turn out that way, as she asked inexplicable questions while questioning Wells Fargo CEO Tim Sloan.
AOC: “Why was the bank involved in the caging of children?”
Wells Fargo CEO: “I don’t know how to answer that question because we weren’t.”
AOC: "Why was the bank involved in the caging of children?"
Wells Fargo CEO: "I don't know how to answer that question because we weren't."
AOC: "Ok, I'll move on." pic.twitter.com/tkOvXDn5U2
— Caleb Hull (@CalebJHull) March 12, 2019
AOC: “Hypothetically, if there was a leak, from the Dakota Access Pipeline why shouldn’t Wells Fargo pay for the cleanup of it?”
Wells Fargo CEO: “Because we don’t operate the pipeline…”
Wells Fargo CEO Timothy Sloan shuts down socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) during a House Financial Services Committee hearing
On two separate occasions, when Sloan’s answers embarrassed her, Ocasio-Cortez talked over him and moved on to another question pic.twitter.com/FLHo8aBsaE
— Ryan Saavedra (@RealSaavedra) March 12, 2019
Not to mention, he said, he’s not aware that there have been any spills.