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Alexandria Ocasio Engaged To Boyfriend Riley Roberts

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Finally, The politician Alexandria Ocasio, 32 declared that she is engaged to longtime boyfriend Riley Roberts, 33. She shared this news while talking to Insider.

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Later, she confirmed the same news on Twitter by reposting a tweet from reported Eliza Relman and saying, “It’s true! Thank you all for the well wishes.”

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In the same interview, Alexandria revealed that Riley discussed this same question while they were in Puerto Rico, last month and said that she is waiting to announce the news.

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She said they were “taking some space to savor” their engagement before they move ahead with wedding planning. She tweeted “We got engaged last month in my family’s hometown in Puerto Rico”. 

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“No future details yet, we’re taking some space to savor this time before diving into planning,” Alexandria Ocasio added in the same tweet.

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Alexandria Ocasio and Riley Roberts met at the time when they both were attending Boston University in the year 2011. Riley wanted to keep their relationship out of the spotlight & he did.

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Riley worked in marketing and worked with the New York Congresswoman. He attended the 2021 Met Costume Gala with Alexandria Ocasio. He also appeared in her 2018 documentary Knock Down the House.

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Though the duo has kept their relationship out of the spotlight, there have been many times when they were spotted together, spending some quality time. 

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Their relationship was explored in an essay in the book Take Up Space: The Unprecedented AOC written by comedian/writer Josh Gondelman.