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‘The squad' busted for meddling in presidential politics

Posted On: Oct 19, 2020   |   Posted By: Boston Herald

The squad's premature meddling in how Joe Biden should assemble his Cabinet - if he wins - is being hit by both Democrats and Republicans, with one side saying it should come up during Thursday's presidential debate.
U.S. Rep Ayanna Pressley of Boston, joined by fellow progressive “squad” members Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York and Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, signed onto a letter warning Biden should bypass corporate lobbyists and executives for Cabinet and “sub-Cabinet” posts.
It's a directive, a Trump campaign official said, that raises questions about who is influencing Biden.
“Americans have no question who is in charge - it's the radical left,” said Nina McLaughlin, Republican National Committee spokeswoman for President Trump's Maine and New Hampshire campaigns. “The socialist squad and far-left are driving campaign.”
McLaughlin, who said Trump could take a lion's share of both Maine and New Hampshire's combined eight electoral votes Nov. 3, said she'd “love to see Joe Biden...

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