Donald Trump Jr. attacks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with ignorant dog-eating meme

Donald Trump Jr. attacks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with ignorant dog-eating meme

I chatted up the staff. The House will be given $8.8 million to distribute across members' offices, and the Senate will be given $5 million. "This is a disgrace".

Donald Trump Jr. took aim at Rep. -elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Instagram in a post Thursday suggesting democratic socialist policies the incoming congresswoman espouses would lead to Americans eating dogs.

The message may have pressured Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer to announce on Monday that he'll pay his interns a stipend in the new congress.

Ocasio-Cortez's message came after her chief of staff a Washington Post reporter on Tuesday that Ocasio-Cortez will pay her interns a minimum of $15 an hour.

In the midterms, the Bronx-born 29-year-old won her district comfortably.

"It is unjust for Congress to budget a living wage for ourselves, yet rely on unpaid interns & underpaid overworked staff just bc Republicans want to make a statement about 'fiscal responsibility, '" she added in another tweet. The median American household income was $59,039 in 2017, according to the census.

It's been a recent tag line of conservatives, who seemed spooked by the success of democratic socialist candidates like Ocasio-Cortez.

Ocasio-Cortez's pledge comes a day after she criticized her future colleagues in Congress, including Democrats, for not paying interns.

Congress, until recently, has historically provided unpaid internships in all but a few roles on Capitol Hill.

"She can not do either because she doesn't understand how the world works", she explained, "how people make money, how money is created, and the creation of money is actually a positive sum effort where more people thrive when more people make money!" "Socialism is an economic system.You have to have an economic argument in order to A, sell it, and B, make it work".