Former New York Governor David Paterson as a "media phantom" after a left-wing progressiveist approved by the socialist fire brand. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez dismissed the influence of US Congressman, who suffered a cruelloss in last week's primary.
"AOC is the three letters of the alphabet," a 68-year-old Democrat said in an interview with WABC Radio's "The Cats Roundtable" broadcast on Sunday.
Patterson was asked by host John Cazimatidis about the outcome of Tuesday's primary. Democrat.
When asked if the loss represents "AOC rises and falls," the former Democratic Governor replied, "John, I don't know if there was a rise."
"I think the AOC, which defeated a member who was particularly absent in his district, defeated him and beat him, and she had national success overnight. "Patterson said. Former U.S. Congressman Joe Crowley, who collapsed in theAOC turmoilin the Democratic primary of the Queen's and Bronxhouse seats in June 2018.
"But in reality, there is no evidence that there was a Coattail phenomenon in the 2020 election, not in the 2022 primary," he added. "I think she's really a phantom of the media. The media reflects her."
In last week's primary, AOC-approved state legislature applicants Sammy Nemil Oliverless Keron Alain, Irapa Sayri Tupac, Vanessa Agdero, etc. were all due to the establishment of the Democratic Party. I was defeated.
Paterson is a state-wide contest — Hochul and her carefully selected vice-governor Antonio Delgado cruised for victory — New Yorker is for sale by AOC politicians As proof that you haven't purchased.
"Looking at the Governor's Primary, Hochul has 66% and [New York City Public Advocate] Jumaane Williams has 16%, so she has 50 points for progressive and the remaining 18%. I went to [Medium US Congressman] Tom Suoji, "he told Kathy Hochul.
Ocasio Cortez, 32, gave Williams running mate Ana Maria Alkiraa sign of approval, but did not participate in the governor's race. It was.
Patterson also questioned the story that Ocasio Cortez's opposition was the main cause of pushing Amazonto in February 2019. Long Island City's new campus .
"She received her praise for blocking Amazon from entering New York, which had nothing to do with her," said a former state legislator. .. "The fact that Governor [Andrew] Cuomo never told them that he was negotiating with them, and that he took all the credit for himself, had to do with the anger of the legislators. "
" My overall thoughts on your first question about AOC, "Patterson said. "AOC is only three letters of the alphabet."