Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) said this week that she may have been a teacher if President Trump did not win the 2016 election.
“I don’t know,” Ocasio-Cortez said on Showtime’s “Desus and Mero” on Thursday when asked if she would have run for Congress if Trump was not president. “I could be just like teaching in high school right now.”
“But you know, times of great challenge can also bring out the best in people, too, and so I think that’s what we’re really seeing, even though things are hitting the fan right now, we’re seeing people activate and educate themselves,” she added.
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