Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez @AOC Congresswoman for NY-14 (the Bronx & Queens). In a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no American should be too poor to live. 💯% People-Funded, no lobbyist💰. Apr. 03, 2019 1 min read

People’s History of Badly Behaved Women: NYC Congressional Queens Edition 👑

Queen of the West Side: The Honorable Rep. Bella Abzug ⬇️

Our Lady of Food Justice & SNAP, trailblazer extraordinaire, 1st ever African American to seek major party nomination for President, OG Queen of Brooklyn: The Honorable Rep. Shirley Chisholm 👑⬇️

Before me, there was she:

The first youngest, Shoe-leather destroyer, subway-canvasser, no-one-saw-her-coming-either Queen of Kings (County), The Honorable Rep. Elizabeth Holtzman 👑

(Almost every woman to break the record since has also been an NYer)

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