Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls Trump a racist, outlines radical policies on ‘60 Minutes’

Go ahead, "call me radical," newly sworn-in Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told Anderson Cooper in an interview on "60 Minutes" that aired Sunday in which she also called President Trump a racist.

The 29-year-old Boston University graduate, who gained notoriety this past fall after defeating a longtime incumbent in her New York Democratic primary, has become the youngest woman to ever serve in the US Congress.

In the interview that aired Sunday night on CBS, Ocasio-Cortez outlined some of her ambitious policy proposals — as well as her frank thoughts on Trump.

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