AOC Slams GOP Apology

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Wednesday refused to accept an apology from Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) delivered just hours earlier, framing it as an insincere gesture following a tense exchange between the pair on the steps of the Capitol two days earlier.

“I will not teach my nieces and young people watching that this an apology, and what they should learn to accept,” Ocasio-Cortez tweeted.

“Yoho is refusing responsibility.”

The comments mark the latest development in a fast-moving feud between the two lawmakers, who jousted Monday morning just outside the Capitol building over sharp differences of opinion on anti-crime policy.

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