Embattled Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed a recent complaint lodged against her campaign Tuesday; saying “there is no violation” after accusations swirled that a senior staffer “funneled” $1 million in donations to his “private accounts.”
“There is no violation,” Cortez told Fox News as she arrived in Washington, DC.
“No, No,” she insisted.
According to the claim, Cortez’ top aide Saikat Chakrabarti “funneled” nearly $1 million of campaign donations to organizations that he also controlled.
“We were doing something totally new, which meant a new setup. So, we were transparent about it from the start,” said Chakrabarti on social media.
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