Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez revealed she still has $19,000 in student loans during a hearing on college debt

On Tuesday, New York representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made a student loan payment while sitting in on a House Financial Services Committee hearing. Ocasio-Cortez also revealed she still has $19,000 worth of loans to pay off.  Ocasio-Cortez used the moment to urge her fellow representatives to act on finding solutions for the more than $1.5 trillion worth of American student loan debt. Ocasio-Cortez is one of 68 Congressional members currently paying off student loans, according to Roll Call.  Since entering Congress, Ocasio-Cortez has been one of the most vocal critics of the current US student loan system and has

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