Rep. Alexandria Occasio-Cortez, the youngest woman ever elected to Congress, slammed the request of writer Aaron Sorkin for new Democrats in Congress.
Sorkin, who writes "The West Wing" and "The Social Network," said on Friday to CNN Farid Zakaria: "I really like the new crop of young people who have just been elected to Congress.
Sorkin added that Democrats should now be the "non-stupid party" and "be smart" with new legislation and campaigning in Congress
"I think there is a great opportunity here, now more than ever, for Dems to be the non-stupid party to point out the difference, "he said." These are not just transgenic baths ̵
" We have not forgotten the economic anxiety of the middle class, but we will be smart about it.
Aaron Sorkin wrote a letter to his daughter after Donald Trump became president
"When people complain about low voter turnout in some demonstrations [demographics] it's not because communities are apathetic, and they do not see fighting for them
" If we do not show up for people, why do they have to do you feel right to vote? "
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But she secured a seat in the House Financial Services Committee, which has the power to oversee major US banks and financial services and to formulate new regulations