Ex-CNBC anchor Caruso-Cabrera to challenge AOC in House democratic primary

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A political hopeful will be challenging Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in the House democratic primary.

Former CNBC anchor Michelle Caruso-Cabrera says she will now challenge the freshman lawmaker.

 Caruso-Cabrera filed the paperwork announcing her run Monday.

Shortly after, she updated her Twitter saying she is a candidate for congress NY-14, "fighting for the people of Queens and the Bronx."

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