On 26 June 2018, 28-year-old newcomer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [Facebook, Twitter, Website] won a New York primary race against 19-year incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley (D-NY), a virtually scandal-free Democratic Party congressman. Crowley outspent Ocasio by 18 to 1. This page offers news coverage of her win, and some recent background videos about the issues she is running on. Items are listed with author, source, date, and time in Central Time.

Contents

Articles

Audio

Campaign Platform

The winning campaign issues and platform are shown in this flyer.

Twitter News

Here are some recent relevant tweets.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez – 28 Jun 2018 at 11:25

CNN – 27 Jun 2018 at 9:26 AM

CSPAN – 27 Jun 2018 at 9:12 AM

Alexandria Ocasio-Ortiz via Morning Joe / Kyle Griffin – 27 Jun 2018 at 8:55 AM

Fox News – 27 Jun 2018 at 8:29 AM

NPR – 27 Jun 2018 at 8:25 AM

NPR Morning Edition – 27 Jun 2018 at 6:46 AM

NPR – 27 Jun 2018 at 6:28 AM

CNN Politics – 27 Jun 2018 at 5:33 AM

Business Insider – 27 Jun 2018 at 4:41 AM

New York Times – 27 Jun 2018 at 4:30 AM

NYT Politics – 27 Jun 2018 at 1:32 AM

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez – 27 Jun 2018 at 12:24 AM

Michael Skolnik – 27 Jun 2018 at 12:21 AM

Videos

“The Courage to Change” – Campaign Video

Stephen Colbert – 28 Jun 2018 at ~10:00 PM

CBS News – 28 Jun 2018

VICE Media – 28 Jun 2018 at ~12:00 PM

NowThis News – 27 Jun 2018

MSNBC – 27 Jun 2018 at ~10:00 PM

CNN – 27 Jun 2018 at 6:50 PM

The View – 27 Jun 2018 at 10:00 AM

MSNBC – 27 Jun 2018 at 7:36 AM

Washington Post – 27 Jun 2018

CBS This Morning – 27 Jun 2018

“Without a doubt this is the biggest primary upset in Congress since 2014.”

CBS This Morning – 27 Jun 2018

MSNBC – 26 Jun 2018

“It is easily the most shocking result of this political season thus far.”

CBS News – 26 Jun 2018

Univision Noticias – 26 Jun 2018

Remezcla – 19 Jun 2018