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Ocasio-Cortez voices support for Taylor Swift in artist's battle to perform her songs


Added 11-16-19 10:57:02am EST - “Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Twitter Friday voiced support of artist Taylor Swift.” - Thehill.com

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Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Twitter Friday voiced support of artist Taylor SwiftTaylor Alison SwiftThe Hill's Morning Report - Trump grapples with Turkey controversy Taylor Swift 'obsessed' with politics, says she's cautious about celebrity support backfiring for Democrats Police: New Jersey man accused of Taylor Swift break-in arrested after doing doughnuts on Trump golf course MORE.

The award-winning artist tweeted Thursday about her ongoing battle against record executives Scooter Braun and Scott Borchetta.

According to Swift's tweet, Braun and Borchetta, who own the rights to Swift's older songs, are prohibiting the 29-year-old from performing those songs live. 

"Private equity groups’ predatory practices actively hurt millions of Americans," Ocasio-Cortez tweeted on Friday.

"Their leveraged buyouts have destroyed the lives of retail workers across the country, scrapping 1+ million jobs. Now they’re holding @taylorswift13’s own music hostage. They need to be reigned in."

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