Ocasio-Cortez backs Pelosi for speaker as long as she ‘remains the most progressive candidate’

Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Wednesday backed House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi to become House speaker next year once the party reclaims the majority in the chamber, so long as Pelosi “remains the most progressive candidate for speaker,” a clear sign of support from one of the Democratic Party’s rising liberal stars.

Source:: CNN Politics