Ocasio-Cortez said she’ll be meeting with Rep. Sylvia Garcia (D-Texas) in Houston to help get supplies out to people and amplify the region’s needs and solutions.
We’ve now raised $2 MILLION in relief for Texans & are adding more orgs.🙏🏽.
I’ll be flying to Texas today ✈️ to visit with Houston rep Sylvia Garcia (@LaCongresista) to distribute supplies and help amplify needs & solutions.
Let’s see how far we can go: https://t.co/4PQkp4gG9v — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) February 19, 2021.
“People understand that now is the time for collective action and doing what we can w/ whatever we’ve got.”.
Ocasio-Cortez has leaned on her massive following on Twitter to spread the word on the need to help struggling Texans.
She raised $1 million in less than a day by appealing to her 12.4 million followers for support. »