Ocasio-Cortez to have meeting with Chirlane McCray

Progressive superstar Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is meeting Friday with first lady Chirlane McCray at Gracie Mansion.

Officials said the focus of the meeting would be mental health issues and legislation involving opioids.

But McCray is the driving force behind the city’s $850 million mental health initiative, ThriveNYC, while Ocasio-Cortez has made universal health care one of her pillar policies.

Reps for the congresswoman-elect, whose district covers parts of the Bronx and Queens, didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.

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