Ocasio-Cortez Swears Herself in at Capitol, Repeats ‘Toilet Drinking’ Claims OAN NEWS

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY., stands to be sworn in before she testifies before the House Oversight Committee hearing on family separation and detention centers, Friday, July 12, 2019 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Rep. Veronica Escobar, D-Texas, is left and Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., right. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) affirmed Friday on Capitol Hill about what she saw during her ongoing voyage through Border Patrol settler confinement focuses and volunteered to swear herself in before rehashing claims that ladies vagrants were advised to drink water from toilets.

Showing up before the House Oversight Committee, the extreme left first year recruit congresswoman requested to be put after swearing to tell the truth, provoking a confounded board executive Elijah Cummings (D-MD) to remind her the move was a bit much.

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"We more often than not don't require a swearing-in, yet you need to be confirmed?" Cummings inquired.

"Truly," Ocasio-Cortez answered seriously.

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"We more often than not don't require a swearing in, yet you need to be confirmed?" - @RepCummings

"Truly." @AOC


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Over the span of her declaration, Ocasio-Cortez emphasized a significant number of the charges she and different Democrats made lately about the states of detainment focuses and treatment of vagrants. Among the cases, the 29-year-old said regardless she accepts outskirt watch specialists advised ladies in a single office to drink can water.

"At the point when these ladies disclose to me they were put into a cell and their sink was not working — and we tried the sink ourselves and the sink was not working and they were advised to drink out of the can bowl — I trust them," she said. "What's more awful, Mr. Administrator, was the way that there were American banners draping all over these offices. That kids were being isolated from their folks before the American banner, that ladies were being called these names under an American banner. We can't take into account this."

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Purportedly 2,700 vagrant kids were taken from families a year ago at the US/Mexico fringe.

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Ocasio-Cortez additionally analyzed the Trump organization's "stay in Mexico" arrangement to human dealing, asserting it places transients in the "line of sight" of offenders.

"Talking about dealing it is superfluous for this organization to actualize strategies like metering thus called stay in Mexico arrangements that don't guiltless individuals in hazardous domains that puts them directly in the focus of human dealers, ready for picking," she said.

The first year recruit legislator proceeded: "This is a fabricated emergency in light of the fact that the cold-bloodedness is produced. This is a fabricated emergency in light of the fact that there is no requirement for us to do this. There is no requirement for us to pack and to confine and under asset. There is no requirement for us to capture honest individuals and treat them no uniquely in contrast to offenders when they're seeking after their fundamental human rights."

In a Tuesday meet with Breitbart News Daily, Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX) contest Ocasio-Cortez's "latrine drinking" claims, saying the Clint, Texas office his head of staff as of late visited had water coolers with water.

"You had Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez whining about the alleged drinking of latrine water. All things considered, that is garbage," Roy told have Alex Marlow. "There were coolers [of water] actually directly outside [of the rooms] where water is accessible."

He additionally noted there are sinks connected to the toilets by plan, however yet the water is perfect.

"What we've seen is reality of what's going on there is altogether different — altogether different — based on what is being depicted by the media and by partners who are contorting reality," the Texas Republican proceeded.

"The cases that children don't have showers is false," he included. "The cases they don't have toothbrushes is false. The cases that they don't have diapers is false."