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Ocasio-Cortez says she feared for her life during the Capitol riot
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said she and other members of Congress “were almost murdered” during the siege and felt that some of her colleagues would have put her in danger on purpose.
Wednesday was an extremely traumatic event. And it is no exaggeration to say that scores of MPs were nearly assassinated. We were very fortunate that things happened in a matter of minutes that allowed MPs to escape Cape Town – the floor of the House unharmed. But many of us have almost and narrowly escaped death. I didn’t even feel safe going to, that checkout point because there were QAnon and white supremacist sympathizers and, frankly, white supremacist members of Congress, in that checkout point. , which I know and who I think would disclose my location and allow me to – which would create opportunities for me to be injured.
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