Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) is Time magazine’s newest cover star.

A headshot of the freshman House representative graces the front page of the April 1 issue with the headline: “The Phenom.”

The cover story, by national correspondent Charlotte Alter, describes Ocasio-Cortez as both the “Wonder Woman of the left” and the “Wicked Witch of the right,” and says she has become “the second most talked-about politician in America” after President Donald Trump.

CNN’s Brian Stelter shared the cover image to Twitter on Thursday:

AOC is on the cover of this week's @TIME. @CharlotteAlter describes her as "the second most talked-about politician in America…" pic.twitter.com/UgWdDqbLJ6

— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) March 21, 2019

Ocasio-Cortez also scored a spot on the cover of Rolling Stone’s March edition.

She appeared alongside House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and fellow freshman Reps. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) and Jahana Hayes (D-Conn.) as the four Democratic “Women Shaping the Future.”

Time’s cover last week depicted Trump as a peach as it asked if Democrats will dare to impeach the president:

Here's a first look at this week's @TIME cover — soon you'll see it everywhere — the cover is by @EdelStudio pic.twitter.com/Czwn9e9zRN

— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) March 14, 2019 RELATED… Ingraham And Guest Mock 'Anastasio' Ocasio-Cortez For Doing 'The Latina Thing' Ocasio-Cortez Chews Up Conservative Writer's Girl Scout Cookie Boycott Fox News' Tucker Carlson Stuns Himself By Agreeing With Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says 'Shock Doesn't Begin To Cover' This Lobbying Tactic Download

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