Ocasio-Cortez navigates the expectations that come with fame

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., left, talks to Emran Hossain, during a meeting at the Chhaya Community Development Corporation, Wednesday, July 6, 2022, in the Jackson Heights neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York. As she seeks a third term this year and navigates the implications of being celebrity in her own right, she's determined to avoid any suggestion that she is losing touch with her constituents. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Ocasio-Cortez navigates the expectations that come with fame