Ocasio-Cortez says she will not shake Trump’s hand at State of the Union

Ocasio-Cortez says she will not shake Trump’s hand at State of the Union
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Image via BPR)

[Ed. – In that case here’s hoping a hand is not offered.]

As a self-described socialist, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gets a lot of attention.

The Democratic congresswoman is constantly in the headlines and on television because of the outrageous things she says.

Here’s another one.

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Last Wednesday night, Ocasio-Cortez told TMZ she will attend President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address — but will not shake his hand.

A TMZ reporter asked her if she will be in the “front row, extending your hand,” at the address to Congress.

“You know, probably not my hand, but I’ll be there, and I’ll be present to see and listen to what’s going on,” Ocasio-Cortez responded.

This is not surprising, considering that the Democratic congresswoman has called Trump every negative thing imaginable.

Ocasio-Cortez recently said there’s “no question” that President Donald Trump is a racist.

“When you look at the words that he uses, which are historic dog whistles of white supremacy, when you look at how he reacted to the Charlottesville incident, where neo-Nazis murdered a woman, versus how he manufactures crises like immigrants seeking legal refuge on our borders, it’s night and day,” she said.

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