Reporters questions to Democrats and others about the accusations against Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax have often been met by “no comment” or the occasional “distracted by a fake phone call” trick. Recently, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez was asked about the accusations and she obviously did not want to answer:

A White House reporter for Quartz didn’t like that brand of journalism:

First off, just to clear something up:

And, as you might have imagined, many had opinions on this:

To a large extent it must be comforting to Ocasio-Cortez to know that much of the press has her back.