Queens City Hall, hosted by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, was thrown into chaos on Friday, with some voters swearing at him while others voiced their support.
“Americans before immigrants,” shouted a man holding a small American flag as he approached the congressman. according to the video Obtained by Fox News.
“What about immigration? You’re a great person,” he said. kept screaming.
The 33-year-old MP laughed off the incident, saying, “Okay,” when the man was escorted. But it seemed to be just the first of many interruptions to come.
Demonstrators challenged Ocasio-Cortez’s support for US funding of Ukraine in the fight against Russian aggression, his position on the border crisis, and his support for raising the debt ceiling.
“Please stop funding this war. There are so many communities that need help and need that money,” another woman yelled as she walked out of the auditorium during the Covid-19 pandemic.
“America First. Only vetted legal immigrants”, “Stop funding Ukraine”, “AOC: Obvious Criminals” and “AOC: Stop promoting Drag Queen Story Hour” are some of her Several voters were brought into town hall and included in signatures held up throughout the election. event.
At one point, a member of the far-left “squad” went public with his belief that the Biden administration should remove the debt limit, drawing both boos and cheers from the crowd.
“$100 billion for Ukraine you voted for!” an enraged man yelled at Ocasio-Cortez after his remarks on the debt ceiling.
“It’s not your turn! Why don’t you wait your turn?” someone yelled at a man who was angry about his funding to Ukraine.
“Freedom of speech,” someone else yelled back.
Ocasio-Cortez City Hall is known for its somewhat hostile crowds, with jeering and frequent disturbances.
Last year, drum-toting demonstrators yelled “AOC must go” and vandalized one of the city halls, preventing her from addressing voters for several minutes.
The lawmaker danced to the beat as hecklers called for his resignation on the ballot.