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Ocasio-Cortez Wants to Ask Republican Congressman How Much Their Tailored Suits Cost

Says the Dem who spent $250 on a haircut and highlights…

John Salvatore

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While most of her constituents probably get their hair cut at SuperCuts for under $20, freshman lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY) slapped down $250 to get her hair did. Must be nice making $174,000 annually for little to no work, huh?

This is the problem with Democrat Socialists. They don’t do what they preach. Dem Socialists like AOC want everyone to suffer equally by being taxed out the you-know-what, yet have no problem flashing their own cash while sitting atop their high horses. How do lefties not see a problem with that?

If AOC wants to spend money on her hair, that’s her right. Go for it. But then don’t turn around and tell other people you know how to spend their money better than they do.

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For some reason, AOC wants to ask GOP Congressman how much their suits cost.

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This is what prompted AOC to talk about the suits…

On Ocasio-Cortez’s haircut, via New York Post:

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — who’s waged war against the wealthy with a 70 percent tax rate proposal — shelled out more than $250 on a recent trip to the hair salon, according to a new report.

The socialist darling dropped big bucks — $80 on a haircut and $180 for lowlights — last month at Last Tangle Salon in downtown Washington, DC, the Washington Times reported, citing sources.

The outlet noted that a 20 percent tip, or $52, would bring the total to just over $312, while suggesting she could’ve saved about $100 for a chop at the “government-subsidized” Capitol Hill barbershop.

H/T: Twitchy

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