“Yo @RichValdes what within the utter f— makes you assume you’re entitled to a debate with AOC,” spokesman Corbin Trent tweeted Sunday on the conservative talk radio producer who’s mulling a escape in opposition to the freshman congresswoman.
Earlier that day, Valdes stated he tried to region Ocasio-Cortez to a debate on the merits of capitalism versus socialism as they every marched within the Nationwide Puerto Rican Day Parade. Valdes claims the democratic socialist “jetted to the different aspect of avenue” when he tried to skill her.
Trent told The Post after the neglected arrive upon that Ocasio-Cortez didn’t escape away from Valdes, and that she “doesn’t owe anybody a debate.”
Nevertheless he wished to ship Valdes a straight away message too.
“Pro tip: stalking her at a parade ain’t gonna create it to any extent extra liable to happen,” Trent stated to Valdes within the tweet.
He deleted it the next day, Valdes stated.
“I did certainly ship that,” Trent admitted to The Post in a cell phone interview Thursday.
“I did certainly delete it. It didn’t seem that precious,” he stated.
Trent stated he didn’t feel sorry about the transfer, but reasonably “regrets that folk breeze other folks round.”
“I feel sorry about that so many other folks pleasing from presidential candidates to pleasing-cruise commentators to random other folks that start organizations assume that they’re entitled to other folks’s time. I assume she’s spending a ton of time within the district speaking about what she’s doing, speaking about why she’s doing it and making a case for her insurance policies,” Trent stated.
Valdes replied, “If Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez condones her spokesperson’s belligerent behavior and language, that’s on her. It speaks volumes to how considerable she respects civility and respectful civil discourse. Something we desperately need on the contemporary time.”
Valdes added that he never chased Ocasio-Cortez, but simply walked over to her.