by Henry Rodgers
Republican Florida Rep. Ted Yoho reportedly confronted Democratic New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez outside of the Capitol building Monday and said she is a “fucking bitch” as he walked away.
Yoho was reportedly walking down the steps of the Capitol when he saw Ocasio-Cortez, who was walking to vote on the House floor. Yoho reportedly walked up to her and told her she was “disgusting” for saying unemployment is causing crime rates to soar in New York City, according to The Hill.
During the back and forth, Yoho then reportedly told Ocasio-Cortez: “You are out of your freaking mind.”
To which Ocasio-Cortez responded by saying he was being “rude.”