Ocasio-Cortez says it’s ‘legitimate to talk about’ allegation against Biden

Ocasio-Cortez says it’s ‘legitimate to talk about’ allegation against Biden

[Ed. – Unfortunately for the party that has permitted her to become a force, they never know what’s going to come out of her mouth.]

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday addressed a sexual assault allegation against presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden by a former Senate staffer, saying it was “legitimate to talk about.”

Ocasio-Cortez was asked about the allegation against the former vice president during an online forum hosted by The Wing, a women’s network and community space, by a questioner who said she was strongly opposed to President Trump’s reelection but that she also “really resent[s] the fact that the other choice is someone who has a really long history of being creepy to women,” citing the allegation by former staffer Tara Reade.

“I think it’s legitimate to talk about these things,” Ocasio-Cortez responded, according to CBS News. “And if we want, if we again want to have integrity, you can’t say, you know – both believe women, support all of this, until it inconveniences you, until it inconveniences us.”

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