Rep. Andy Barr continues war of words with Rep. Ocasio-Cortez


In late March, she introduced a resolution to begin to do just that, which would initiate an investigation into whether Trump had committed impeachable offenses.

"The top tip, I think, is really to be yourself and to really write your own tweets so that people know it's you talking", Ocasio-Cortez told ABC News after emerging from class in January. I think it has effects on everybody.

She said cutting military or economic aid to Israel was "certainly on the table".

"And I also acknowledge my role in this", she added, noting that other members of Congress were holding debates on foreign policy in the Middle East long before she was elected.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses supporters as election results are announced in Tel Aviv, April 09, 2019.

"Like every once in a while, you'll see me hop on Twitter on the weekends, but for the most part, I take consumption of content, when it comes to consumption and reading, I take the weekends off", she said.

In 2017, McCollum, D-Minn., introduced the Promoting Human Rights by Ending Israeli Military Detention of Palestinian Children Act, which recognized the rights of Palestinians and called for confirmation that US taxpayer money would not go to military detention of Palestinian children.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, whose mastery of social media has helped drive the national conversation and shed light on the inner workings of congressional power, has given up on the most popular social network in the world. "We recommend she engage with Dem leaders Eliot Engel, Nita Lowey, & Ted Deutch before contemplating the future of U.S. military aid to Israel", the group said.

Ocasio-Cortez has criticized Israeli policy in the past, particularly its control of the West Bank, and has advocated for the creation of a Palestinian state.

The 29-year-old also said that she's trying to limit her of social media consumption to during the week and tries to stay logged off during the weekends.

However, she also admitted she was not an expert on the subject when asked about it by PBS in July, before she was elected.