AOC attends Florida party without a mask (video) — Action News Now

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez), despite being a staunch supporter of the mask-wearing rule, chatted with drag queens in a crowded bar in Florida. Conservatives criticized AOC as a hypocrite.

A video posted on social media on Sunday showed the Democratic congresswoman waving to the cheering crowd at the “Drag Queen Brunch” event in Miami, Florida. In another photo, Ocasio-Cortez can be seen embracing Billy Porter, the actor who hosted the event.

Just two weeks ago, Ocasio-Cortez, or commonly known as AOC, statement Because she was unable to vote on Capitol Hill “A continuing public health emergency.” Throughout the pandemic, she has supported wearing masks and accused Republicans “Destruction of faith” exist “Science, masks and COVID itself.”

Her Democratic colleagues also criticized Florida Governor Ron DeSantis for refusing to enact mask or vaccine regulations, and for not implementing lockdowns in response to Covid-19.

The Conservative Party is angry at these photos, right-wing Florida reporter Brendon Leslie explain: “We don’t actually care [that] She is not wearing a mask.We care [that] She was afraid of traffickers in Florida, but then took a bold vacation here. “

AOC’s brunch appearance was not the first time she angered the right during her winter vacation in Florida. A few days ago, the Republicans were furious with congresswomen and boyfriends eating without masks, even though they were outdoors.Ocasio-Cortez defendant Her criticism of existence “Crazy, they can’t date me,” Call them “The creepy weirdo.”

DeSantis staff took the opportunity to brag about the governor’s loose restrictions on the coronavirus. “Welcome to Florida, AOC!” Published the “Team DeSantis” Twitter account. “Due to the leadership of @RonDeSantisFL, we hope you enjoy freedom in the Sunshine State.”

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