Visitors in the US Capitol have taken to posting small notes along the wall of the office for Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.
The notes are mostly praiseworthy words of encouragement.
Some notes are criticisms or drawings as well.
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WASHINGTON — Visitors to the United States Capitol Building have taken up a habit of posting little notes on the wall outside of the office for Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York.
Ocasio-Cortez has rapidly become one of the most popular young lawmakers on the left, bringing in extra attention from supporters and critics alike, both in her party and the GOP.
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The Post-It notes stuck all along the outside wall of Ocasio-Cortez’s Washington office range from words of support, thanks, and praise to criticisms and random slogans.
Here are some of the many notes stuck to the wall.
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Throughout the day, tourists and visitors on official business will stop to read and take pictures of many of the notes.
There are so many notes along the walls, they even extend into the doorway.
But you cannot post them on the congresswoman’s official seal.
There is one note on the official seal of New York asking visitors to exclude the plaque that identifies each member of Congress by their home state.
Most of the notes are praise and support
Some notes praise Ocasio-Cortez, like this one that reads, “Keep making the old white dudes uncomfortable!!” [California] loves you!!”
“Take my cows”
Another note made an obvious reference to the Green New Deal, which aims to severely curtail beef production. This one reads, “Take my cows!”
Other notes are encouraging or …read more
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