Cuomo beats back ‘surprise’ AOC challenge to lead NY delegation to DNC
[NYPOST] Gov. Andrew Sonny Cuomo easily defeated Rep. Alexandria Boom Boom Ocasio-Cortez
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Tuesday in a surprise challenge to determine who will head New York’s delegation to the Democratic National Convention. Democratic Party
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chairman Jay Jacobs — a Cuomo ally — fumed that he was "blindsided" when a motion was made to nominate AOC to head the delegation during an online Democratic Committee meeting.

Still, Cuomo received 218 votes compared to the 34 votes gleaned by the first-term congresswoman,
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who represents portions of Queens and The Bronx, Jacobs said

"It was a bad performance. AOC got 13 percent of the vote. She did vote for herself," Jacobs said following the meeting.

Jacobs said he was disappointed because he wanted party unity before heading into the convention, which takes place in Milwaukee Aug. 17-20, though the coronavirus (aka COVID19 or Chinese Plague)
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pandemic has scaled back in-person events.

"It surprised me. I was blindsided by it. It was bad faith," Jacobs said.

Posted by: Fred 2020-08-05