Ocasio-Cortez Aide Calls on Progressive Caucus Members to Stop Paying Dues to DCCC

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s (D., N.Y.) legislative assistant Dan Riffle, who goes by “Every Billionaire Is A Policy Failure” on Twitter, said on Thursday that Progressive Caucus members should stop paying dues to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee over its new policy to ban consultants from working with primary challengers if they want to do business with the DCCC.

Former Progressive Candidate Slams Gillibrand for Hiring DCCC Comms Director

Laura Moser, a failed 2018 progressive candidate who ran in Texas’ 7th Congressional District, suggested Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D., N.Y.) was giving the party’s progressive base “a big middle finger” by hiring the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee’s communications director.