Entertainment An AOC comic book finds the congresswoman leading 'The Freshman Force' In her white suit, the Bronxite is "taking on the GOP establishment from within," the publisher says. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gets the comic book treatment. Photo Credit: Joe Benitez; Joel Herrera; Joe Benitez By Alison Fox firstname.lastname@example.org @AlisonFox Updated May 7, 2019 6:15 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email From the Bronx to the nation's capital to superhero. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who has inspired both a loyal following as well as heavy criticism in her first months as a congresswoman, now graces the pages of a comic book. The new "Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez And The Freshman Force: New Party, Who Dis?" will be released on May 15, and feature the freshman representative "taking on the GOP establishment from within," according to the publisher. The comic is produced by Devil's Due Comics, a company based in Chicago. As part of the release, the company is putting out 12 collectible covers that were created in partnership with several comic book shops. On one, Ocasio-Cortez sports the white cape suit she wore to the State of the Union earlier this year, and another depicts her in a Wonder Woman-style costume. Ocasio-Cortez, who previously worked as a bartender in the Bronx, defeated incumbent Joseph Crowley after being the first person to challenge him in a primary in 14 years. She won that primary election with 57.5 percent of the vote, and went on to beat Republican challenger Anthony Pappas in the November general election. Josh Blaylock, the publisher of Devil’s Due, said in a statement that he hopes "everyone from comic collectors to fans of AOC and Washington politics will get a kick out of" the new comic. By Alison Fox email@example.com @AlisonFox Alison covers law enforcement and breaking news. She previously worked at The Wall Street Journal, and has a master’s degree from Northwestern University and bachelor’s from the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic 'The Bold Type' channels AOC with political plot twist"When we were shooting actually was right when AOC was on the come-up, so I definitely looked to her in terms of figuring out how Kat would move in this space," actress Aisha Dee says. 8 times Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made people say 'YASSS'Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has said that she likes to keep things "raw and honest" on social media. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.