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Our editors have picked some of your most thought-provoking comments from last week’s top stories.
The New York congresswoman is pushing to block the troubled pipeline and similar oil and gas projects through an amendment to the budget bill.
The Republican congressman reportedly called Ocasio-Cortez a "f**king bitch."
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) showed "the same condescension and disrespect" that Donald Trump shows to women, the House speaker said.

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's remarks were an eloquent dismantling of the playbook men have used to keep women in their place for centuries.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) eviscerated Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) on the House floor after he lobbed the insult at her. Here's a closer, uncensored look why that matters.
The "Daily Show" host illustrates his point by using the congressman's own alleged words.
“Having a daughter does not make a man decent. Having a wife does not make a decent man," she told her House colleague.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) shredded Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) for his sexist attack against her and the subsequent non-apology he gave on the House floor. Watch the entire 10-minute long takedown here — the ending is not to be missed.
Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fl.) apologized on the House floor for the “abrupt manner” in which he spoke to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.). However, Yoho denied calling her a “f**king bitch,” despite a reporter for The Hill corroborating Ocasio-Cortez’s account of the exchange.