A group of teens and kids with the Bay Area chapter of the Sunrise Movement, an activist organization that works to "stop the climate crisis and create millions of good-paying jobs in the process", met the Democratic senator at her office in San Francisco.
In a statement Friday night about the confrontation, Feinstein said she "always welcomes the opportunity to hear from Californians who feel passionately about this issue and it remains a top priority of mine".
Dianne Feinstein: You know what's interesting about this group, is I've been doing this for 30 years.
She says to the group, "You know better than I do, so maybe one day you should run for the Senate and then you do it your way".
"She doesn't know what she is talking about", co-host Brian Kilmeade said, adding that 2020 presidential hopefuls "Mike Bloomberg and Howard Schultz did".
On Feb. 23, Ocasio-Cortez responded, saying, "Do you think the Mercers will eventually fund 8 JCN billboards, one for each of the 8 Bermuda offshore tax avoidance vehicles they've been linked to in the Paradise Papers?"
"I don't want to attack AOC in particular but her ideals and principles could completely destroy our economy".
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Trump fired back, saying that Cohen has "only been threatened by the truth". Cohen is due to start a three-year prison sentence in May.
"The key to legislation is to tailor something that you can write so that it can pass", Feinstein says.
"If this Green Raw Deal is enacted, you can kiss the American dream goodbye".
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), which includes increasing the federal minimum wage and guaranteeing jobs to everyone in the U.S.
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I am disgusted and disappointed in Senator Feinstein's response to these children who are rightfully and genuinely concerned about their future under climate change.
She disparaged her political opponents in a campaign email six days before last fall's election, calling for supporters to vote Democrat so "we can defeat the brutal white supremacist forces of anti-Semitism, anti-immigrant nativism, and racism".
The 85-year-old senior California senator just won reelection against a more progressive challenger in the general election last November and is now the oldest senator in office.