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I love lawmakers like AOC and Katie Porter. They are eloquent, they care and they DO stuff. You know, other than going on holiday to Cancun.

Chris Cillizza nails loads of good points here, so I’ll leave it to him:

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Just to give some love to Porter, here’s her in recent action:

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and…

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I get the sense that these women get so much flak because they are so effective and, as such, people (predominantly men) are so threatened to the point they react so badly. I particularly enjoy it when people like Ted Cruz think they get the better of AOC on Twitter and end up being pwned. Delicious.


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A TIPPLING PHILOSOPHER Jonathan MS Pearce is a philosopher, author, columnist, and public speaker with an interest in writing about almost anything, from skepticism to science, politics, and morality,...