Representative Ocasio-Cortez is committed to dismantling our system of mass incarceration and ending the school-to-prison pipeline.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez believes that in a modern, moral, and wealthy society, no one should be too poor to live. For this reason, she is fighting everyday to level the playing field.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez supports common-sense gun reform with the goal of eliminating gun violence and saving lives. That is why she has consistently called for a federal ban on assault weapons, high capacity magazines, and bump stocks.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez believes that every human being has the right to housing that is safe, sanitary, and secure.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez believes that in this country, our diversity is our greatest strength. As a proud member of one of the most diverse districts in the nation, she is committed to transformative, empathetic, and just immigration reform.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez is committed to preventing the discrimination against any individual on any basis, including sexual orientation or gender-identity.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez believes that every person has the right to bodily autonomy.
Representative Ocasio-Cortez believes that the people of Puerto Rico have the right to self-determination. For too long, Puerto Rico has suffered the political, social, and economic consequences of disenfranchisement.