Ocasio-Cortez’s fundraiser for aid in Texas reaches US $ 4.7 million
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezWhy America doesn’t have the third party it wants Ocasio-Cortez calls for a full investigation into Cuomo’s handling of coronavirus in nursing homes Ocasio-Cortez raises millions for aid in Texas and plans a trip to Houston MORE (DN.Y.) has raised approximately $ 4.7 million in aid to Texas. CNN reported On Sunday.
Ocasio-Cortez began her fundraiser Thursday after freezing temperatures hit Texas, leaving millions without electricity or clean water. Her spokesman Ivet Contreras confirmed to CNN that nearly $ 5 million had been raised by Sunday evening.
CNN notes that this will be Ocasio-Cortez’s first major fundraiser and site visit apart from efforts related to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
“Our first major …