2018 Election

New Jersey Dem: Illegal Immigrants Mow ‘Our Beautiful Lawns’

'You're a bunch of elitists. You're not going to mow lawns'

A New Jersey Democrat told constituents that illegal immigrants are necessary to do jobs that Americans are not willing to take (like "mowing our beautiful lawns") during an appearance at a coffee shop in his district. Rep. Tom Malinowski (D.) made the remarks Tuesday at a "Coffee With Your Congressman" event, according to the Washington Examiner.

Ocasio-Cortez’s Campaign Spends Nearly $500 on Uber Despite Criticism

Freshman representative blamed company's success for taxi driver suicides

Alexandria Ocasio-CortezFreshman congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D., N.Y.) has repeatedly castigated ride-sharing giant Uber and blamed its "unregulated expansion" after a yellow cab driver committed suicide last year, but her campaign office has taken nearly $500 worth of Uber rides during the first quarter of 2019.