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AOC accuses McCarthy of tolerating 'his Ku Klux Klan caucus' because he's desperate to be House Speaker

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Rep. Kevin McCarthy; Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images; J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo
AOC suggested McCarthy tolerates Republican bigotry because he's "desperate" to be House Speaker.
AOC referred to House Republicans as the "Ku Klux Klan caucus."
McCarthy has not explicitly condemned Lauren Boebert over Islamophobic comments toward Ilhan Omar.
Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday accused House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy of tolerating violent threats against women of color in Congress because of his political ambitions. The New York Democrat...
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