Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Poll: 41% of Americans view Rep. AOC negatively, up from 26% in September

The public’s perception of New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is becoming more negative.According to a Gallup Poll released on Friday, 41% of American adults now have an unfavorable opinion of Ocasio-Cortez, just two months into her first term.That’s up from 26% last September, in the wake of her primary win over longtime Representative Joe Crowley.

WATCH: Democrat v. Democrat Socialist

As the 2020 election season gets in full swing, Democratic socialist ideas are picking up momentum among progressives. However, it’s important to note how Democratic socialists are different than traditional Democrats. One America’s Chloe Salsameda breaks down those differences.