“Never have I seen Republicans and Democrats fail to come together when confronted with a crisis.”
“Is that what we’ve come to?” Collins said, criticizing Democrats over the delay.
“We don’t have another day. We don’t have another hour. We don’t have another minute to delay acting.”
Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez replied:
.@SenatorCollins can keep her crocodile tears.
She voted & fought HARD to strip pandemic prep funding. She helped drive the lack of preparation that we had leading up to this.
What’s actually disgraceful is her I’m a Moderate Lady dance to cover up brutal policies and votes. https://t.co/sY2Iv4y3fT
– Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) March 23, 2020