Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is making headlines with a stunning Supreme Court announcement.
AOC is telling America that the Supreme Court should not be able to overturn the laws created by elected officials in Congress.
The theory of checks and balances aside, her complete rejection of the fundamentals of American history and politics is disconcerting.
“The idea that nine people, that a nine-person court, can overturn laws that … hundreds and thousands of legislators, advocacy and policymakers drew consensus on … we have to … just ask ourselves, I think as a country, how much does that current structure benefit us? And I don’t think it does,” said Ocasio Cortez.
Her stance is exceptionally radical but she is not alone. Barack Obama said something similar when pouting about not potentially getting his way. The possibility that “an unelected group of people would somehow overturn a duly constituted and passed law,” was a quoted complaint from the former President.
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