“The only time we create any kind of substantive change is when we reach out to a disaffected electorate and inspire and motivate them to vote.”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the U.S. Representative for New York’s 14th Congressional District, which includes parts of the two New York Boroughs, The Bronx and Queens. She has from the beginning had a strong and genuine interest in working for working class families and acting as an advocate for social, racial, environmental, and economic justice. Having been deemed by Time Magazine the Second Most Talked about Politician in America, this millenial Democratic Socialist is working towards making change through progressive policies one step at a time.

Nationality: American

Industry: Government