As Twitchy told you last night, Woman of the People Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez attempted to argue that in the interest of preserving politicians’ integrity, congressmen and women need a raise:

Evidently there weren’t enough people who were on board with her logic, because this morning, she doubled down in a series of tweets:

She’s so stunning and brave, standing up for the congressional little guys (and gals) who just need a little more money to keep them honest. But if you’re still not convinced, maybe this will finally win you over:

Does she not have a handler who can take her shovel away?

And that’s really what it all boils down to: her getting more of other people’s money.

Hey, what can she say? Socialists gonna socialist.

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with an additional tweet.