She’s just getting started
The Nov. 30 Reliable Source item “Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: The movie!” noted that Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) ousted a 10-term congressman (thereby) “becoming the youngest woman to serve in the House.” Until her term begins in January, she remains the youngest woman elected to serve in the House, but, regardless of how much she’s doing now to learn the ropes or hire staff, she’s a congresswoman-elect and she’s not serving.
Even a casual, breezy column should adhere to the basic standards of accurate journalism that ought to be de rigueur for any Post staffer. Joan Hartman Moore, Alexandria
Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in Washington on Nov. 14.