The elected member of the House of Representatives Ted Yoho insulted her with the English term “fucking bitch”, according to a journalist who witnessed the scene.
He had accused her of being “completely crazy” and “sickening”. This one having continued on his way, he insulted her with the English term “fucking bitch” (“fucking bitch”), according to a journalist from the political news site The Hill, witness to the scene.
The elected Republican denied having made his remarks. In his defense, he said: “Being married for 45 years and the father of two daughters, I am very conscious of my words.”
These denials earned him a volley of green wood from the person concerned. “Having a daughter doesn’t make a man suitable. Having a wife doesn’t make a man suitable. Treating people with dignity and respect is what makes a man suitable.”, launched “AOC” in front of their colleagues.
Called a “fucking bitch” by a member of the US Congress who then “apologized” by citing his wife and daughters, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez did not let the opportunity pass to react. Here is his response. pic.twitter.com/q5gv9UEkag
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The youngest congressman, 30, a figure from the left wing of the Democratic Party, then pointed out that she too “was someone’s daughter”. “Fortunately my father is no longer around to see how Mr. Yoho treats his daughter”, she added with barely contained anger.