"Fucking bitch" says Florida's while accosting on the steps of the U.S. Capitol, according to report
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) reportedly got into a confrontation with AOC, in which he called her "disgusting" and concluded by saying, "Fucking bitch."
A Republican lawmaker challenged Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on issues of crime and policing in an unusual — and decidedly personal — confrontation on the Capitol steps, saying she was "disgusting" and a "f-cking bitch."
Paring this down to its component parts: a young, successful woman of color was accosted and called a "fucking bitch" by an older, white, male colleague because he disagreed with her.
There's nothing that gets under the skin of a misogynistic bully more than a powerful woman speaking truth to power. Keep up the fight, .
In an exchange reported by , Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla) told she was "disgusting" for suggesting poverty/unemployment driving a spike in crime in NYC. They parted. "Yoho offered a parting thought to no one in particular." 'Fucking bitch.'"
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) called Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) a "f***ing bitch” as she passed him on the Capitol steps this week in an exchange overheard by The Hill.
This language is insulting not just to but to all women. It's unbecoming of a Member of Congress and regardless of policy differences, wholly unacceptable. Members of Congress can always disagree, but do so agreeably. - apologize.
The House will presumably censure this lawmaker for calling a colleague a "fucking bitch," no?
A Republican lawmaker challenged Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on issues of crime and policing in an unusual — and decidedly personal — confrontation on the Capitol steps, reportedly saying she was "disgusting" and a "f-cking bitch."
It doesn’t matter who it is or which side of the aisle, any male legislator calling a female colleague a “fucking b*tch” is sexist & repugnant. Also, as a woman who ran for federal office, this is the tip of the iceberg of what women deal with. Change it.
Yoho told AOC she was "disgusting" for suggesting that poverty and unemployment are driving a spike in crime in NYC during coronavirus. "You are out of your freaking mind," Yoho told her. AOC told Yoho he was being "rude." "Fucking bitch," he said.
Rep. Ted Yoho confronted Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over comments she made about crime and poverty. She called him rude. So he called her a “fucking bitch.” …which, I think we can all agree, is rude.
Cong Ted Yoho (R-FL) confronted Cong Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) over a crime bill disagreement. Yoho told her she was "disgusting" and "out of your freaking mind." AOC responded he was "being rude." It ended with Yoho calling her a "fucking bitch."
Women are used to this kind of harassment socially and in the workplace, especially woman of color, but it should never be acceptable. I have your back .
This story calls the exchange "unusual" and "personal" (?) Editors at : he called her a "f*cking b*tch" on the steps of the Capitol. Some other words to consider: - abusive - vulgar - hostile - sexist - unprofessional - disrespectful - disgraceful
Ocasio-Cortez accosted by GOP lawmaker over remarks: 'That kind of confrontation hasn't ever happened to me'
When Yoho was asked about calling "out of your freaking mind" and calling her a "fucking bitch," he said "no comment."
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I have written & erased about a dozen tweets on this, but I will just say: the behavior of older conservative white men is consistently repulsive.
“Ocasio-Cortez accosted by GOP lawmaker over remarks: 'That kind of confrontation hasn't ever happened to me.” Headline should identify Ted Yoho (R-Fla.)who closed with “fucking bitch” as he descended the steps of the Capitol after confronting her.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) delivers obsenity to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on the Capitol steps.
Republicans have completely abandoned the old notion of social conservatism. Propriety, restraint, professional conduct - gone. You're supposed to meet bad ideas with good ideas. This is pathetic.
Wow. confronted AOC with some right wing media nonsense then called her a "f**king b**ch" in front of a reporter. What an absolute goon.
. "shot back, telling Yoho he was 'being rude'"
" headed into the building, while Yoho, joined by , began descending toward the House office buildings. A few steps down, offered a parting thought to no one in particular. 'Fucking bitch,' he said."