Repeat. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezBiden names John Kerry a “climate tsar” in the new administration. Maloney vows to renovate a home-made democratic campaign machine stuck in the past (DN.Y.) and sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzMc (R-Texas) traded on Twitter this week after recently calling on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellFeinstein resigns to elect Supreme Democrat on Judicial Committee. Voters want strong economy and leadership, Democrats must listen to The Money: Biden to appoint Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury | ‘COVID rock’ entwined Democrats face MORE pressure to support smaller stimuli (R-Ky.) Due to the dismissal of the Senate without a break before Thanksgiving, without the adoption of corona virus clearance legislation.
The round-trip began shortly after Cruz targeted the freshman congressman on Twitter on Monday for being struck by McConnell in an earlier tweet. In the post, Cruz accused the Democratic Party of passing aid laws backed by Republicans that Democrats said were inadequate.
– Why is your party giving $ 500 billion in COVID relief? And Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden’s team wants to understand Trump’s efforts to “carve out government agencies” for one-day protection: Trump’s ban on transgender people does concrete harm “, says study | China objects to US Admiral’s visit to Taiwan government lives and economies worldwide cheers them. If I think blocking the relief will somehow help the Dems win Georgia ” Cruz tweeted.
“The House has no filibusters, @tedcruz. We have handed over to the Senate several COVID aid packages that not only include $ 500 billion, but also prioritize helping real people, as opposed to the Wall St rescue that the GOP is trying to deliver as a “relief”. Nice try ” he replied.
The congressman referred to a $ 500 billion GOP corona virus prevention bill that was blocked by Senate Democrats in late October amid talks between the president. Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiVoters wants strong economy and leadership, Democrats need to listen to The Money: Biden to appoint Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury | ‘COVID rock’ entwined Democrats put pressure to support smaller stimuli Democrats face increasing pressure to support smaller COVID-19 stimuli READ MORE (D-California) and the White House sought to secure a bipartisan agreement on a larger coronavirus account.
In early October, the House also passed a $ 2.2 trillion corona virus clearance package approved by Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerUSZ’s National Security Policy at the 117th Congress and a New Administration Voters say Biden should prioritize coronavirus vaccine: New York Metro service poll could be cut by 40 percent – warn MORE (DN.Y.) has put pressure in recent weeks as many Democrats have argued that the measure backed by the GOP is insufficient, given the nationwide increase in coronavirus cases and the growing number of states that have re-imposed restrictions on businesses, to slow down the disease.
However, this package has not seen any movement since it passed through the House for weeks after GOP leaders ignored upper house legislation.
Democrats are also under increasing pressure this month when President-elect Joe Biden has indicated he wants an agreement on aid legislation before the end of the year.
The Texas Republican, stealing early on Twitter on Ocasio-Cortez on Twitter early on, said the congresswoman “doesn’t seem to know there are Democrats in the Senate.”
“Or that Joe Biden (also Dem) is publicly calling on the Dems Senate to continue COVID mitigation because he thinks it will help them win Georgia.” he claimed.
A spokesman for Biden told CNBC earlier this week that the president-elect supported Pelosi and Schumer’s “talks” after the New York Times reported that his team put pressure on party leaders to reach an agreement with Republicans, even if if it turns out to be smaller. as hoped.
However, Biden also urged lawmakers on both sides to work down the aisle to reach an agreement.
“Refusing to work with Democrats and Republicans is not due to some mysterious force outside of us. It’s a conscious decision. It’s a choice we make,” he said earlier this month. “If we can choose not to work together, we can choose to work together.”
THE tweet replies To Cruz’s jail, Tuesday later, Ocasio-Cortez wrote, “You know that in the House, when we don’t have a vote to pass something, we work on the bill until we collect the votes to pass.”
“That includes GOP votes – and yes, the GOP also voted for my feet,” he added. “The Senate has to try sometime! People are hungry when you tweet from vacay.