Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez told attendees at a virtual town hall meeting that the recent surge in crime could be the result of poverty.
“Maybe this has to do with the fact that people aren’t paying their rent & are scared to pay their rent & so they go out & they need to feed their child & they don’t have money so… they feel like they either need to shoplift some bread or go hungry,” the New York City congresswoman said.
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Diamond and Silk responded during a heated interview on The Todd Starnes Radio Show.
“This is why you don’t vote for a bartender,” said Diamond. “She’s ignorant.”
The pro-Trump ladies said that’s why every Republican needs to wake up and go vote in November.
“AOC doesn’t even know what a garbage disposal is,” Silk said. “So she could care less about you having a job to pay your bills and to be able to provide food for your family.”